Combined resting-postural tremors

Arch Neurol. 1985 Jul;42(7):683-4. doi: 10.1001/archneur.1985.04060070073019.

Abstract

We studied eight patients with combined resting-postural tremors, which are classified as a subtype of essential tremor. Trihexyphenidyl hydrochloride, levodopa, and propranolol hydrochloride therapy were not effective in reducing these tremors.

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Ethanol / therapeutic use
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Levodopa / therapeutic use
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Posture
  • Propranolol / therapeutic use
  • Rest
  • Tremor / classification
  • Tremor / diagnosis*
  • Tremor / drug therapy
  • Trihexyphenidyl / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Ethanol
  • Levodopa
  • Trihexyphenidyl
  • Propranolol