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How to treat sweaty palms and feet other than sugery?

How to treat sweaty palms and feet other than sugery?

Iontophoresis: There is a machine that sends a small electric current through the skin of the palms or soles of the feet, called iontophoresis. You need to start off using it once daily but as it works, you can do it less often. One can either rent or buy the machine. You can go to the following site for more info:

http://www. Sweathelp. Org/en/hyperhidrosis-treatments/iontophoresis. Html ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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Excessive Sweating (Definition)

Can be associated with increased sweating through out the body or just limited to underarms, face, soles, palms. It occur when one sweats more than would be expected for activity level, stress level or environmental temperature. ...Read more


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My son recently has sweaty palms and feet. He is 15 years old. What are the causes and could it be worse? Is there a solution? He is becobecauso shy of.

My son recently has sweaty palms and feet. He is 15 years old. What are the causes and could it be worse? Is there a solution? He is becobecauso shy of.

Hyperhydrosis: Your son should see a dermatologist as soon as he can. This illness can cause people to shy away from people because of the embarrassment it causes. Psychotherapy can help him deal with the embarrassment. I hope all turns out well. En otras palabras: no sweat! ...Read more

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I have cold but sweaty palms and feet for days, could this be something serious?

I have cold but sweaty palms and feet for days, could this be something serious?

It could be: It sounds as if you may have raynaud's syndrome; a condition where there is spasm of the small blood vessels in the hands and feet due to 'sympathetic nervous system overtone'. The symptoms of cold and sweaty feet or hands may be triggered by exposure to cold, smoking, or anxiety. It should probably be evaluated by a pcp or vascular surgeon. ...Read more

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Is having sweaty palms and feet something serious? Will it lead to anything?

Is having sweaty palms and feet something serious? Will it lead to anything?

Nuisance: Hyperhidrosis involving palms and soles is more of a nuisance and may also be stress related if you have no overactive thyroid. In stress sweating the hands and feet are cool and sweaty rather than warm and sweaty. Stress management therapy and occasional use of mild tranquillizers in certain social situations often help. ...Read more

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Body feeling off and hot. Sudden sweaty palms and feet. Sudden light headed and feeling about to pass out. Nausea.?

Body feeling off and hot. Sudden sweaty palms and feet. Sudden light headed and feeling about to pass out. Nausea.?

You could be: Presyncopal which is the syndrome that occurs right before you actually pass out (syncope). The symptoms you described speak of an adrenaline/ epipherine rush that occurs with acute hypotension/ body reaction to low blood pressure. Check your blood sugar to make sure it did not drop too low, also a potential cause for syncope. Heart rhythm problems and adrenal problems can also cause these. ...Read more

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Rapid/pounding heart rate, sweaty palms and feet, shaking, then freezing. I get these attacks sometimes...What the heck is wrong with me?

Rapid/pounding heart rate, sweaty palms and feet, shaking, then freezing. I get these attacks sometimes...What the heck is wrong with me?

See a doctor: Your symptoms fit along with several different diagnoses, from heart rhythm problems to hormone imbalances to panic attacks and more. See your doctor for a thorough history and physical examination and to begin a directed work up to start. Call 911 if chest pain, passing out or if the symptoms get worse. ...Read more

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25 year old female. Left arm, shoulder and neck pain. Left chest near underarm pain. Dizziness and shortness of breath. Sweaty palms and feet?

25 year old female. Left arm, shoulder and neck pain. Left chest near underarm pain. Dizziness and shortness of breath. Sweaty palms and feet?

Medical exam needed: This is no a complaint for here. See a doctor to evalute soon.

25 year olds can have heart disease too., . ...Read more

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How to prevent sweaty palms & feet?

How to prevent sweaty palms & feet?

Sweaty extremities: Try using Drysol or aluminum chlorhydrate to dry your hands and feet ...Read more

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What can you do to stop sweaty palms, feet, and armpits?

You may want to: Rule out a medical condition like a thyroid problem first. Sometimes people have hyperhydrosis do to over active sweat glands. The are muscle relaxants like rubinol which is prescription. Others try Botox injections. ...Read more

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What are the types of sugury for sweaty palms and feets? What are the risk

What are the types of sugury for sweaty palms and feets? What are the risk

Botox: Excessive sweating is called hyperhydrosis. Before surgery, one should try medical treatments such as Botox injections or anticholinesterase drugs before surgical options such as sympathectomies. Please see your doctor for evaluation and potential non-surgical treatments. ...Read more

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I've sweaty palms n feet. Is there anyway I can reduce d sweating other than surgery?

I've sweaty palms n feet. Is there anyway I can reduce d sweating other than surgery?

Her are the ways you: Can treat sweaty palms and soles or palmoplantar hyperhidrosis involves patient education, topical applications, use of galvanic current, injections and surgery. ...Read more

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Excessive sweating, even in winter? Sweaty palms, feet and a bad smell all of the time, what can she do about it?

Excessive sweating, even in winter? Sweaty palms, feet and a bad smell all of the time, what can she do about it?

Sweating: I recommend that she tries to get to her primary doctor as soon as possible. If she cannot see her doctor soon she must be taken to the nearest Emergency facility.

Please let me know how things develop. ...Read more

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My 3 and 1/2 month old son constantly has sweaty palms & feet. They are always clamy! Is that normal? I read there's a link between sweating & sids?

My 3 and 1/2 month old son constantly has sweaty palms & feet. They are always clamy! Is that normal? I read there's a link between sweating & sids?

I have not heard: Never heard about relationship between sids/sweating palms. Not too concerned about this. Best thing you can do about sids is placing infant on back and keeping loose-fitting bedding away from baby. ...Read more

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Sweaty palms & feet, nausea at times, difficulty breathing, coughing, congestion at times, no appetite, feeling not myself, dry cough for week.

Sweaty palms & feet, nausea at times, difficulty breathing, coughing, congestion at times, no appetite, feeling not myself, dry cough for week.

See your doctor.: What you are describing is a wide range of symptoms, which will require taking a good history, performing a physical exam, and perhaps some testing. This is too complex a set of symptoms to try to address online. See your doctor soon. Good luck. ...Read more

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Long-term effects after unilateral salpingo oophorectomy? Removal b/c of lg cyst, borderline tumor. Experiencing very sweaty palms/feet 2 mos post-op.

Long-term effects after unilateral salpingo oophorectomy? Removal b/c of lg cyst, borderline tumor. Experiencing very sweaty palms/feet 2 mos post-op.

No effects: If ovarian lesion found early as in a transforming cyst and salpingo oophorectomy performed rather than total hyst. Bilateral s.o. then the normal remaining ovary and tube can be spared. The cure rate is very high and pt. Has some ovarian function. If the remaining ovary not functioning optimally then the symptoms noted may appear ...Read more

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How can I stop constant sweaty palms?

How can I stop constant sweaty palms?

Check labs: You should see your doctor and rule out treatable causes such as medication side effect, or an over active thyroid. ...Read more

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What can be done about really sweaty palms?

What can be done about really sweaty palms?

See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What are options to deal with sweaty palms?

Sweaty palms: Besides the common thought of anxiety, stress and nervousness there is truly a condition of sweating too much. This condition is known as hyperhidrosis. And, there are effective treatments for it.

But, do not make any assumptions. One must rule out other common causes of this condition, but don't let your health care provider over look this common condition. ...Read more

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Does HIV cause sweaty palms?

Does HIV cause sweaty palms?

Nope: Certainly not as the main or only symptom. Sweaty palms usually is a symptom of anxiety. See your doctor if you remain concerned. If you're at risk for HIV, e.g. high risk sex or shared drug injection equipment, get tested. But not because of this symptom. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of sweaty palms?

Drysol: I think it's available over the counter now, topical aluminum chloride. Just ask your pharmacist. If not can ask your doctor for prescription. ...Read more

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Palmar hyperhidrosis (sweaty palms) social disease, what is this?

Over-active sweating: Hyperhidrosis refers to excessive sweating, typically of the palms, soles of feet, and/or underarms, that occurs when the person is not hot. People who have it avoid shaking hands because they are embarressed by their constantly sweaty palms. Multiple treatments are available. You should go to sweathelp. Org for more information. ...Read more

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Having anxiaty; is it weird to feel fetige in the mornings, nasua, headaches, unfocused in chores, nervous, sweaty palms? I have this everyday, why?

Having anxiaty; is it weird to feel fetige in the mornings, nasua, headaches, unfocused in chores, nervous, sweaty palms? I have this everyday, why?

ADHD or ADD: Those symptoms are common in persons who are diagnosed with adhd of the adult. Particularly if taking a sedative like lorazepam, Alprazolam or clonazepam, the concentration and memory worsens, anxiety is not reduced, and the sleep does not improve. Make a consultation with an specialist to lead to proper diagnosis of your problems. ...Read more

Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Asthma (Definition)

A disease of the lungs caused by chronic inflammation of the airways most often caused by allergies. This inflammation results in airway swelling and hyperactivity leading to difficulty breathing, shortness of ...Read more


Dr. Emily Altman
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Increased Sweating (Definition)

Hyperhidrosis is a condition in which the body sweats more than is needed for ...Read more