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Please please help months I've had on going twitches

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Please please help months I've had on going twitches all over my body, they began under my eye now a lot of them are in my left bicep, my blood test results came back all fine and my gp said my reflexes where brisk, I am 37 years old I suffer from bouts of anxiety and have pcos, I have taken Prozac and metformin years. I also started using a vibration plate 3 years ago I spend most days on it sometimes up to 40 mins and 50mins on my treadmill. I was a binge drinker in the past but last October I gave up completely and have since only drank twice at xmas. My neuro app could take some time I'm terrified I have mnd or maybe a tumour I am truly frightened many thanks x
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
do you take any meds?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Metformin and fluxatine
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
I think it is a medication side effect Debbie
Probably the fluoxetine actually
it commonly causes this
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The only thing is I have been on this medication years would it cause a side effect at this point in time many thanks x
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Yes, it definitely could
side effects can occur at any time
make sure your thyroid has been checked as well
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thanks it has been checked it's okay I'm just obsessed with the thought I may have motor neurone disease I can't get it out of my mind are my chances of this slim with the symptoms I've mentioned thanks x
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
I highly doubt it
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
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