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Ineffective treatment of essential tremor with an alcohol, methylpentynol.
  1. H Teräväinen,
  2. J Huttunen,
  3. P Lewitt


    Six patients with essential tremor tested in the therapeutic effectiveness of a 6-carbon alcohol, methylpentynol, 200 mg/day, against placebo in a randomised double-blind clinical cross-over trial. The effect of methylpentynol on postural tremor amplitude was not different from that of placebo.

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