Weak muscle tone.
When lifting someone who has hypotonia, be sure to support the head and neck to avoid causing injury.
When to seek immediate medical care
See a doctor immediately if:
- Confusion or memory loss
When to make a doctor's appointment
Make an appointment to see a doctor if:
- Increased clumsiness and falling
- Tingling, weakness, or pain in hands and feet
- Weakness spreads to other parts of body