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Post menapause but feel like PMS what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration?

Post menapause but feel like PMS what's the cause can sweats at night cause dehydration?

Sweats: Yes sweats at night may cause dehydration.
If you have not seen a gynecologist recently I strongly recommend that you do so. If you have seen the gynecologist ask for further advice. If that doesn't help seek an opinion from another gynecologist.

You should have many years ahead of you. ...Read more

Dr. Morton Levitt
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Sweating, nausea, tunnel vision, dizziness today. Are those signs of dehydration?

Sweating, nausea, tunnel vision, dizziness today. Are those signs of dehydration?

Possible but: Cosider other causes like low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) whether you are diabetic or not. Also, sweating could cause dehydration specially with nausea preventing repletion leading to dizziness etc. This may need a closer look by your doc. ...Read more

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I've been on celexa (citalopram) 5 weeks now and every night have had intense night sweats since starting. How can I relieve this + is it dangerous? (dehydration?)

I've been on celexa (citalopram) 5 weeks now and every night have had intense night sweats since starting. How can I relieve this + is it dangerous? (dehydration?)

Benefit/side effects: Treatment of any kind including medications is based on benefits outweighing side effects/problems. If celexa/citalopram is helping you dramatically ; you otherwise are doing great, you need to consider whether or not the sweating is so severe as to stop it or change medication. The sweating is unlikely to be dangerous. Discuss further with your doctor to ensure there is no other sweating cause. ...Read more

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For a month now I've experienced constant sweating alternating with brief periods of chills... So much I get dehydrated. What could be causing this?

For a month now I've experienced constant sweating alternating with brief periods of chills... So much I get dehydrated. What could be causing this?

Chills and Sweating: There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause constant chills and heavy sweating.
Haemophilus pneumonia
mononucleosis
staph infections
there are 10 uncommon conditions that can cause constant chills and heavy sweating.
Actinomycosis
aids
bacterial endocarditis
bacterial meningitis
cytomegalovirus pneumonia
drug withdrawal
meningitis
osteomyelitis
staphylococcus pneumonia
strept. ...Read more

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Started 50mg Zoloft (sertraline) this am. Now sick to stomach, neck and head hurt, stomach hurts sweating and feeling dehydrated. Helpful hints to feel better??

Started 50mg Zoloft (sertraline) this am. Now sick to stomach, neck and head hurt, stomach hurts sweating and feeling dehydrated. Helpful hints to feel better??

Some ideas...: Consider: 1. Starting at lower dose, e.g., 25mg daily for a few days, then 50. 2. Take with food. 3. Drink plenty of water. 4. Hang in there, as these side-effects usually ease up in a couple days (but not always). 5. Talk to your prescribing doctor; he or she may have other suggestions. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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What can cause dehydration?

What can cause dehydration?

Two main issues: Hydration is your state of water balance. The human body is made up of so many fluid/water based systems that poor hydration can cause the system to fail.Dehydration is caused by 2 main issues:doesn't come in or goes out too fast. If you have no fluid intake, over time your body pees, perspires or breathes off fluid. If you vomit, pee or poo away your fluids you get dry. Either produces dehydration. ...Read more

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Help please! Could dehydration cause dizzyness?

Yes: Very known. As severe dehydration can cause low BP as well as several electrolyte disturbances like increase sodium. ...Read more

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Can sjogrens cause dehydration?

Can sjogrens cause dehydration?

Not likely: Most probable explanation is dry mouth secondary to decreased saliva. This can make the person desperate for water, however it is not typically associated with true dehydration. ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause you to feel nauseous?

Can dehydration cause you to feel nauseous?

Yes: It can. Dehydration can cause fatigue, headaches, stomach aches nausea, weakness, if getting hydrated resolves it then that is the answer. If not, consult with your doc if it is ongoing and a problem for you. ...Read more

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What causes excessive sweating?

What causes excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: When excessive sweating affects the hands, feet, and armpits, it's called primary or focal hyperhidrosis. Primary hyperhidrosis affects 2 - 3% of the population, yet less than 40% of patients with this condition seek medical advice. In the majority of primary hyperhidrosis cases, no cause can be found. It seems to run in families.
It can also occur from medical condition. See your doctor for a dx. ...Read more

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What causes decreased sweating?

What causes decreased sweating?

Anhidrosis: See: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/anhidrosis/basics/definition/con-20033498

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What causes under neck sweating?

What causes under neck sweating?

Neck sweating: I wish I had an answer but I would need more information.
How bad?
How often?
What time of day?
High neck sweater?
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Can dehydration cause head aches?

Can dehydration cause head aches?

It contributes: People with chronic/recurrent headaches have been shown to have fewer headaches if they maintain good hydration. It's really hard to be over-hydrated. Almost all of us would benefit from more water. ...Read more

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Does dehydration cause heart pain?

Does dehydration cause heart pain?

Heart Pain: Yes dehydration can cause heart pain in several ways 1) dehydration usually causes increased heart rate which can cause heart pain.2) dehydration can cause low blood pressure which can again cause heart pain. ...Read more

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What could cause excessive sweating?

What could cause excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis, can be a warning sign of thyroid problems, diabetes or infection. Excessive sweating is also more common in people who are overweight or out of shape. ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause kidney failure?

Can dehydration cause kidney failure?

Absolutely!!!: Always stay well hydrated, especially during warm summer months... ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause water retention?

Can dehydration cause water retention?

Generally not: If by dehydration you mean volume depletion then water retention would occur only if you had a very severe dehydration that caused severe muscle damage (rhabdomyolysis) or kidney failure. ...Read more

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What is the cause of excessive sweating?

What is the cause of excessive sweating?

MANY CAUSES: Excessive sweating can be normal in some people but there are medical causes of excessive sweating, hyperhydrosis
1 overactive thyroid gland
2obesity
3 diabetes mellitus
4 certain drugs the list is long. ...Read more

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Does dehydration cause faster heart rate?

Does dehydration cause faster heart rate?

Yes: Dehydration essentially means that you blood volume is decreased. In order to keep your blood cells supplying oxygen, your heart has to best a bit quicker. This is a hallmark of dehydration. ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause vagina fishy smell?

Can dehydration cause vagina fishy smell?

Usually not: Vaginal fishy smell is usually caused by vaginal infection (bacterial vaginosis) and may require treatment. ...Read more

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What are the causes of excessive sweating?

What are the causes of excessive sweating?

Thyroid, others: Primary focal hyperhydrosis, can start in childhood and continue to adulthood effects 1to3%of population. It is probebely caused by malfunction of the nervous system and may run in families
genaralised hyperhydrosis, causes sweating all over the body. Has many causes like overactive thyroid, pregnancy, menopause, diabetese, alcoholism, heart failure, cancers like lymphoma and leukemia, some meds, infections. ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause blood on the stools?

Can dehydration cause blood on the stools?

Absolutely: Remaining hydrated, is the best way to have soft stools, which will prevent straining to defecate. If dehydrated, stools tend to be hard and difficult to stool out, which can cause hemorrhoids, fissures and bleeding when stooling. A good indicator for hydration is to have your urine as clear as water. ...Read more

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Can eating too much protein cause dehydration?

Can eating too much protein cause dehydration?

Diet: Eating too much protein does not cause dehydration per se, however, high protein load can put extra stress on the kidneys and it is important to make sure the person is well hydrated all the time. So drinking plenty of water is important when you are on a high protein diet ...Read more

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What could. Be the cause of excessive sweating

A few possibilities: Medications, hormone imbalance, anxiety, diet (maybe), etc., . See your doc and get evaluated. ...Read more

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Can ringing in your ears be caused by dehydration?

Can ringing in your ears be caused by dehydration?

Tinnitus: It could be possible that ringing in the ears may be caused by dehydration since we don't know what causes tinnitus. ...Read more

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Could a laceration to the liver cause dehydration?

Could a laceration to the liver cause dehydration?

Why do you ask?: Someone with a lacerated liver is seriously sick and will be in a place where fluid management needs to be carried out meticulously. ...Read more

Dr. Ashu Syal
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Dehydration (Definition)

The excessive loss of body water, with an accompanying ...Read more