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What is the best antiperspirant for hyperhidrosis?

What is the best antiperspirant for hyperhidrosis?

Antiperspirant: I would start at your local pharmacy that will guide you through the over-the-counter options. ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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Excessive Sweating (Definition)

Excessive sweating is a clinical condition in which a person sweats more significantly during exercise and when in warm circumstances, or sweats considerably during situations where most people ...Read more


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Which antiperspirants work best for excessive sweating?

Which antiperspirants work best for excessive sweating?

Antiperspirants: Once size does not fit all. I would start at your local grocery and spend some time looking at the information on each of the available products. When you find one you think will work best start by taking the smallest, least expensive product. you hope will work. ...Read more

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Tried and true antiperspirant for hyperhidrosis?

Tried and true antiperspirant for hyperhidrosis?

Hyperhidrosis: Compounded topical Glycopyrrolate 3% used at night is very effective for hyperhidrosis and very well tolerated. You will need a prescription and a compounding pharmacy to have the topical medication made. ...Read more

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He has very excessive sweating at his arm pits and the top strength antiperspirants don't work. He is 14 so what options would we have for procedures?

He has very excessive sweating at his
 arm pits and the top strength antiperspirants don't work. He is 14 so what options would we have for procedures?

Have it checked byMD: Have your doctor check you and rule out common medical conditions causing exccessive sweating likke thyrotoxicosis, phechromocytoma or any other condition contrbuting to it. If no cause is found than you have few options like drysol antioerspirant, and in severe cases endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy.Consult your doctor or a dermatologist to find what he needs ...Read more

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What is the best age to have ets surgery for palmar hyperhidrosis?

What is the best age to have ets surgery for palmar hyperhidrosis?

AGE 49: There is no "best" age. With your concern you should make an appointment to see your Primary doctor. He/she will help you decide what needs to be done. Hope all goes well - please keep me posted! ...Read more

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What treatment is best to totality eliminate axillary hyperhidrosis?

Surgery may work: Sometimes surgeons cut a nerve to eliminate sweating in the armpits. Unfortunately you made then develope excess sweating elsewhere. It is also possible to surgically scrape away the sweat glands from under the skin to stop this sweating. Botulinum toxin, when injected into the skin of the armpits, will stop sweating for 6 months. ...Read more

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Dr. Emily Altman
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Increased Sweating (Definition)

Increased sweating is a clinical finding in which a person experiences more sweating than he or ...Read more


Dr. Loki Skylizard
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Hyperhidrosis (Definition)

Hyperhydrosis is a medical condition where a person sweats excessively, even when ...Read more