Dizziness, Shaking, Trembling And Weakness (Generalized)

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

These symptoms and signs occur with various medical conditions. Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects nerve cells in the brain responsible for body movements. Symptoms of Parkinson's disease include involuntary shaking or tremor at rest, gait and balance impairment, and dizziness when standing (orthostatic hypotension). Acute stress reaction due to a significantly stressful event can cause physical symptoms that include shaking, trembling, and dizziness. Symptoms and signs of cocaine intoxication include dizziness, shaking, and tremors. Your doctor is your best resource to evaluate these symptoms and signs.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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