July 1985

Combined Resting-Postural Tremors

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Neurology, Loyola University School of Medicine, Chicago, and Hines Veterans Administration Hospital, Hines, Ill.

Arch Neurol. 1985;42(7):683-684. doi:10.1001/archneur.1985.04060070073019

• 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.