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my hands get really sweaty when i'm nervous, especially before a job interview. what can i do to prevent it?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
See below: You can try aluminum chloride, over the counter 10% strength or the 20% from your doctor. Apply and wrap hands in Saran wrap while sleeping. Oral medications can be tried such as non-selective beta blockers, Clonidine and others. Severe cases can be treated with botox. Many options. Your family doctor should be able to handle this.

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Last updated Feb 18, 2015

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