Shaking, Shaking Chills (Rigors) And Shaking Hands Or Tremor

Reviewed on 4/18/2022

Shaking or tremors can be seen with neurologic conditions including Parkinson disease or benign essential tremor. These symptoms could also be related to hypoglycemia or drug or medication use. It is important not to stop taking any prescription medications without the advice of your doctor. Seek the advice of a health care provider any time you are concerned about your symptoms.

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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