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Heat rash vs acne: If there are blackheads, this is probably acne. This may respond to the oral contraceptive pill if you can take it and want to; otherwise if it is on the back, a topical antibiotic plus benzoyl peroxide but you may need to go to a systemic antibiotic. A heat rash (i.e., no blackheads) is better managed by simple measures involving washing, clothing, and others your physician can explain. Good luck. ...Read more
This just started to happen to me. I feel my arm hairs moving and even at night, but keep walking up in sweat legs chest back in sweat?
Some Feb 2015 constant burning in chest that radiates to arms neck back. Cold sweat. Pe and heart ruled out. High ddimer. What else could it be? Test?
Consultation advised: Sorry, this Q & A box isn't designed for diagnosing illness. You would be best served with an INBOX TEXT CONSULTATION at Health Tap. You would need to upload results of any tests, if available, as well as your medical history. You would NEED TO MAKE YOURSELF AVAILABLE for 24 hours to reply to any questions from your consultant. Http://bit. Ly/1OiIRcI Best wishes. ...Read more
Sometimes when I walk, I get a big sweat patch on my back. I also sweat while sitting in a slightly warm room. Is there medicine to stop this?
Yes: There are therapies to treat hyperhydrosis (over active sweating). A medical work up should be done to ensure nothing else is the blame and then medication may help. A visit to your provider is a great place to start. ...Read more
Does it normal to sweat at night when u have a chronic back pain. I sweat every night when it start to hurt when time to drink my pain killer. Dnger?
I am fairly healthy and do moderate exercise but I sweat excessively when exercise, especially on my head. What could be the cause of this? Also after I shower my head and neck and back continue to sweat.
Sweating: I do not think this is abnormal. Sweating is part of the exercise response. Some people do sweat more than others, but this is part of there physiology. Perhaps a longer cool down time after exercise would help. ...Read more
Pressure in the back head+blackout+sweat, face felt very cold. Heard white noise in the background. Was tired&hungry. Should I be concerned?
Yes: Do not ignore particularly u black out? See your doctor. ...Read more
Why am I not sweating when I work out? I'll be a little damp on my lower back but won't sweat a drop from the neck up. I am drinking plenty of water.
Fit?: As you grow more fit your body will change how it sweats; it may be that you need to increase your level of activity as you've become too efficient to break a sweat at what you are doing now. There are rare cases where people are unable to sweat at all, but this is unlikely. If you are are really worried, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Ever since I got my IUD I get soaking night sweats for about 4 days around my cycle. Is there something wrong? I got my IUD in august of 2011. I went for blood work and everything came back fine. The sweat usually starts a day or two before my period a
Please: Please see your primary care provider for a complete evaluation. These symptoms are not typically associated with an iud so I advise that you have other conditions ruled out. Please call for an immediate appointment. ...Read more
Feel heart trembling all time shakin voice heavy head pain in back cold body sweat concentrate prob and I worry alot I had inflamatry bowel disease?
Symptoms of anxiety: The symptoms you've got are those of anxiousness and not any form of inflammatory bowel problems. Specifically which type of problem were you diagnosed with, when and how is it being treated right now? A couple of choices would be to say ULCERATIVE COLITIS or CROHN'S DISEASE. Why are you on Omnicef (cefdinir)? ...Read more
Not sure.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
I recently develope rash when ever I need to work at construction site. How to stop the rash as it always come back when ever I sweat.?
Are the glands under your arms and back different to other sweat glands, as these work for me whereas the other sweat glands dont. What could might this?
Sweat glands under your arms and in you groin are a different kind of gland geared toward making you smell good :). Not so much as to cool off. The rest of your body makes a salty clear sweat for temp. Control. They are wired differently but closely related.
Our genetics have a lot to do with how much, where and why we sweat. ...Read more
I have been on yaz for 5 weeks, the moment I hit the inactive pills the cystic acne and horrible smelling sweat came back. What does that mean?
Not use inactive oil: Just cont using the pills donot use inactive pills only thing you may not get your monthly cycle but it will help you ...Read more
I have pots from autonomic nervous system dysfunction. How does Lexapro (escitalopram) re-regulate it so I could breathe better, hr normalized, sweat comes back?
Lexapro (escitalopram): Lexapro (escitalopram) may help to reduce anxiety and prevent depression in an individual with pots. In fact, it does not effect the heart function or regulate the hypotension which causes the syndrome, but it does improve the overall health. The treatment of pots is based on diet and exercise. As a physiological response to a disbalanced noradrenergic system, pots does not constitute an illness in itself. ...Read more
Having night sweats but not hot only sweat on back if neck and chest. Now I'm having warm sensations on the bottom of one foot..
Could be nothing or anything.
Have your doctor refer you to a neurologist. ...Read more
When I roll over and lay on my left side I get an immediate hot flash and a trickling sweat neck, back, legs. Possible causes? It happens only on left
I would say, ask Dr.: House, but Hugh Laurie no longer even plays a doctor on TV! Hot flashes are common near menopause but aren't affected by what side u lay on. Reflux (Gerd) may be worse when lying on your left, but, unless u have severe pain w/ it, u wouldn't break out in a sweat. I suggest u see a "real" doctor about this. Meanwhile, resubmit your? . Maybe a smarter HealthTap doc than me can help! ...Read more
Autonomic nerve caused squeezing chest and back pain/tightness, cold sweat, nausea and dizziness? Is this nerve liable to repeat the symptoms?
Crushing, squeezing chest and back pain/tightening, cold sweat, lightheaded, nausea with hashimoto's thyroiditis?
DX UCTD. Sweat profusely-back of head, neck, face. Seeing endocrinologist 3 weeks now 6-7 episodes daily +light headed. Should I try to see Doc sooner?
Sweating: Yes you may be dehydrated or having electrolyte anomaly ...Read more
No, look around you-: -people sweat more is some area than others. If U R around people doing heavy workouts, arm pits and backs R always sweaty, but some variation is present, it's genetics. ...Read more
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I sweat a lot from my back. Even when sitting in airconditioned room most of the time. Does it have a particular reason.
Probably not: This is probably an area where you have a lot of over active sweat glands. You could see a dermatologist to rule out other causes. ...Read more
I'm 28 years old and I'm always hot! When I wake up in the mornings, sweat is rolling down my back. I can't sleep comfortably. What can I do?
Dysautonomia: Which means that the control mechanisms of the autonomic (automatic) nervous system are unbalanced. Commonest cause today is dietary sugar. Beriberi is the prototype of dysautonomia, a disease that was caused in eastern countries for thousands of years by consumption of milled rice, the staple for the peasants. It is caused by vitamin b deficiency. ...Read more
Been sufferin for12 yrs, sweats, balance trouble, back discomfort, vision spots, an anxious, cant tolerate meds. Drs don't know why. Where can I turn?
Last night woke up hot and then just kept getting hotter till broke into sweat. Lasted about fifteen min then back to normal with a headache. Causes?
If you are a woman: In your forties, it is a hot flash! ...Read more