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New Hope, MN
A 23-year-old female asked:

I believe i have hyperhidrosis. what are my options to stop sweating so much? no deodorant/antiperspirant i've tried has helped. it can be -20f and i will still have pit stains from sweating so much. it's embarrassing.

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Find experienced MD: In a city, there is usually a doctor who has an interest in, and many patients with, excessively sweaty armpits, hands, and feet. The specialist can try various treatments with a patient to see what works best. Drysol (strong antiperspirant), beta-blocker medications, Botox injections, and galvanic stimulation (electricity) are some options. More recent in the news is microwave armpit treatments.
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Last updated May 6, 2020


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