What causes Benign Essential Tremors?
Izzy -----it is not caused by anxiety. It is a definitely a tremor diagnosed by a doctor. is also not curable but can be treated by a beta blocker. The prescription is Teva-Pranol 40 mgs which has decreased the tremors by half. Not every body has this.It also causes severe strain on the right side of the neck..
- izzyLv 77 years agoFavorite Answer
Everybody has a slight tremor, caffeine, fatigue or anxiety can make it more noticeable.
About half of essential tremor cases appear to occur because of a genetic mutation and is known as familial tremor.
"What causes essential tremor in people without a known genetic mutation isn't clear. ."
- SavvySueLv 77 years ago
It is usually genetics.
- TiggerLv 77 years ago
About half of essential tremor cases appear to occur because of a genetic mutation. This is referred to as familial tremor. What causes essential tremor in people without a known genetic mutation isn't clear.
Tremor can start at any age, but it often begins after age 40. It can get worse as you get older...Source(s): Mayo Clinic and http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-c...