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Propranolol for essential tremors unrelated to Parkinson’s disease is a common treatment, especially for episodes triggered by a high anxiety event such as giving a speech. 


Side Effects

  • sleep disorders
  • cold extremities
  • abdominal pain
  • constipation
  • decreased appetite
  • nausea
  • diarrhea
  • agitation
  • dizziness
  • drowsiness
  • fatigue
  • irritability
  • nightmares

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