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Is there any help for an Essential Tremor? Do they get worse

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Is there any help for an Essential Tremor? Do they get worse over a period or is there
some way to stop or curtail them?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.

Hello

beta blocker, anti seizure medications, tranquilizers, botox, and occupational therapy all help with this.

It does not necessarily get worse over time, but can.

See this mayo clinic write up.

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/essential-tremor/diagnosis-treatment/treatment/txc-20177855

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