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A 31-year-old male asked:

I have been having intense and mildly painful tingling in both hands and arms and an almost unnoticeable tingling in the head. my palms get really sweaty. i've been recently taking some natural supplements. should i be worried?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Niacin: Check to see if your supplement has Niacin in it. Niacin causes a flush reaction in a high number of people. It would be a likely culprit to cause your symptoms. May be worth checking your blood pressure. Many "natural substances" have products that can act as stimulants. If symptoms would persist, I would see a provider.
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