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I have excessive armpit sweating, I did a research on internet, some people said after using "Hypercare" the problem disappeared, Advice please.?

I have excessive armpit sweating, I did a research on internet, some people said after using "Hypercare" the problem disappeared, Advice please.?

Hypercare: Take the information you have about "Hypercare" to your doctor, tell him/her your problem and together you will work out what is best for you.
Never rely only on what other people report on the web. ...Read more

Axilla (Definition)

Area of human body directly under the joint where the shoulder connects to the arm. It contains axillary vessels, brachial nerve plexus, lymph nodes & vessels, axillary ...Read more


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Hi, Dr. Kuhnley. I seem to be having a side effect in the form of excessive armpit sweating since increasing my Vyvanse dosage from 50mg to 70mg. I'm?

Hi, Dr. Kuhnley. I seem to be having a side effect in the form of excessive armpit sweating since increasing my Vyvanse dosage from 50mg to 70mg. I'm?

Side effect: Increased perspiration is a known potential side effect of stimulants, which increase the drive of the sympathetic nervous system. Other potential related side effects can be increased blood pressure, heart rate, and GI motility.

You should bring this concern up with the prescribing doc. Perhaps a change in dose, change in drug, or new antiperspirant will be discussed. ...Read more

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How is excessive armpit sweating treated by doctors?

How is excessive armpit sweating treated by doctors?

Many options: You can look for axillary hyperhidrosis online. Try something conservative before you opt for surgery, laser treatment, or botox. ...Read more

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Excessive armpit sweating what can I do to combat this?

Excessive armpit sweating what can I do to combat this?

Sweaty disease: You have what is called hyperhydrosis. There are various options to treat this condotion
1.You can try prescription antipersprent like drysol
2 Botox injections in axilla can be effective but need to be repeated 4-6 months
3 anticholinergic drugs like glycopyrolate may be tried
4 iantophoresis may be helpful done by dermatologist
5last resort is surgery.Thoracic sympathectomy
you should consult md. ...Read more

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I am in my teens and have problems with excessive armpit sweating. I shower daily and have a normal weight. Help?

I am in my teens and have problems with excessive armpit sweating. I shower daily and have a normal weight. Help?

Exocrine glands.: Exocrine glands can "hyperactive" & produce unusual amounts of sweat. If you have already tried the "clinical strength" antiperspirants--and you probably have--then you need to visit your physician. There are prescription strength antiperspirants available if warranted. Also, believe it or not, Botox injections have been found useful in some patients. So, go to your doctor. Don't suffer any more. ...Read more

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How can you stop armpit sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Most people start with OTC topical antiperspirants, move on to prescription topicals (21% Aluminum chloride), oral anticholinergic agents, Botox injection. For more permanent options, consider suction curetttage, miraDry or ThermiRF. We perform all of these procedures in our Center for Excessive Sweating, established in 1999. ...Read more

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How can I decrease my massive armpit sweating?

How can I decrease my massive armpit sweating?

Frustating problem!: There is a prescription antiperspirant available. I've noticed that people have variable results, though. If your condition is more generalized and you are sweating everywhere, you may have hyperhydrosis. This can be treated surgically, or by Botox injections. Talk to your doctor. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Have a swokloen slightly painful lump underneath left armpit extremeskin itching kower back and chest pains when I breathe night sweats what is this?

Have a swokloen slightly painful lump underneath left armpit extremeskin itching kower back and chest pains when I breathe night sweats what is this?

Many possibilities: Depending on how long you've had each symptom, where you live, family history, the appearance of the rash, the type, duration, and frequency of the pain when you breath etc. There are many possible diagnosis. Some of these are serious and difficult to treat some serious and easy to treat. The presence of night sweats with enlarged lymph nodes plus chest pain means you need to see someone asap. ...Read more

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Painful lump in armpit. Almost disappeared after 2 weeks of no hockey games, flared up again after most recent game. No weight loss or night sweats etc. Appears to be under skin, skin is slightly red.

Painful lump in armpit. Almost disappeared after 2 weeks of no hockey games, flared up again after most recent game. No weight loss or night sweats etc. Appears to be under skin, skin is slightly red.

Get it check: With skin red and lump in armpit, an infection is most likely. You should have someone look at it and see if it is an infection that needs antibiotics or simple drainage. Or something else. ...Read more

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When would you consider that you're excessively sweating from the armpits and what to do?

When would you consider that you're excessively sweating from the armpits and what to do?

Hyperhidrosis: Antiperspirants, iantophoresis, anticholinergics, botox, and surgery as a last resort depending on the severity of the condition. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm sweating excessively from the armpits and more recently my palms. Antiperspirants don't help and it's bothering me. Help!

I'm sweating excessively from the armpits and more recently my palms. Antiperspirants don't help and it's bothering me. Help!

Consider Botox: Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) can be treated conventionally with aluminum chloride solution. The key is to apply the aluminum chloride solution properly by applying to dry affected skin at night before bedtime and then shower as usual in the morning. If fails, then see your doctor for alternative options such as oral Robinul (glycopyrrolate) or Botox injections. ...Read more

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Excessive sweating in armpits while taking Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) I take 40mg on the weekdays?

Excessive sweating in armpits while taking Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) I take 40mg on the weekdays?

Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine): Stimulants activate the autonomic nervous system, causing elevated blood pressure, headaches, rapid heart rate, sweating, etc. ...Read more

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I have excessive sweating in my armpits and sometimes they get real itchy! If used so many different deodorants nothing helps what can I do?

I have excessive sweating in my armpits and sometimes they get real itchy! If used so many different deodorants nothing helps what can I do?

Sweating too much: This is such a good question. And a very common experience. In medicine this is called hyperhydrosis and there are some very common medical and prescriptive treatments. You would get good care by finding a good dermatologist or other primary care provider with experience in this condition.

But, you do not need to suffer any more. ...Read more

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Why do I have excessive odor in my armpits even after showers and deodorant even clinical stregnth and hypercare? And excessive sweating all over body

Why do I have excessive odor in my armpits even after showers and deodorant even clinical stregnth and hypercare? And excessive sweating all over body

Try Drysol: Unfortunately, some people are more prone to excessive sweating. This can be exacerbated by hormonal conditions, obesity, and other factors. You can try Drysol, or special over the counter aluminum chloride solutions designed to reduce sweating. If your condition persists, see ur clinician for further evaluation. Take care! ...Read more

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For the past 2 years I have been sweating excessively out of my armpits and even use of clinical strength anti prespirant doesn't help, options?

For the past 2 years I have been sweating excessively out of my armpits and even use of clinical strength anti prespirant doesn't help, options?

Botox, drionic: Drionic os a direct current electric device which reduces sweating safely for a number of months. Botox can be used in the armpits and give you relief for 6-12 months. A new microwave device also can be used for sweating and is effective for a majority of people treated. ...Read more

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Where's the best place to measure body temperature? I have excessive sweating and my armpits are cold so when I measure my temp then it shows low temp

Adult: The best temp is from oral temp in adult, unless you are looking for minute changes, then rectal temp is most accurate. This is used for basal body temp variations for ovulation. ...Read more

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I'm 16 years old boy. I'm suffering from excessive sweating in my hands, feet and armpit since my childhood in every season.

I'm 16 years old boy. I'm suffering from excessive sweating in my hands, feet and armpit since my childhood in every season.

Hyperhidrosis: You have Hyperhidrosis. There are multiple causes but most can not be found. If you have not already, seek help from your doctor. I would suggest starting with prescription strength Antiperspirants and wearing loose clothes to allow air to flow around your skin. ...Read more

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I hav got excessive sweating on my armpit which even make my shirt wet. I'm just a thin girl. Is there any natural remedy to stop it?

I hav got excessive sweating on my armpit which even make my shirt wet. I'm just a thin girl. Is there any natural remedy to stop it?

? What is natural?: There are several treatments available for axillary hyperhidrosis. Aluminum and chlorine are natural elements found in the earth, and the combined aluminum chloride is an effective anti-perspirant; however, it can stain clothing, so I recommend it be used at night and washed off in the morning (it is also more effective that way). Botox is a "natural" product of a bacterium, and stops sweating. ...Read more

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How to deal with excessive sweating in both armpit and hands when you meet new people, interview, talking to strangers.

How to deal with excessive sweating in both armpit and hands when you meet new people, interview, talking to strangers.

Botox: If you have idiopathic hyperhidrosis, there are treatment options available although for armpit and hands, Botox injections will take care of the problem for approx 6 months or more. There are hyperhidrosis specialists around the country who do this daily in their practice. Look for one near you. Good luck. ...Read more

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Small bump in L. armpit for 3 days. Touching it equals sharp pain. Otherwise pain is dull. Accompanied by night sweats, pain in left elbow & tingling.?

Small bump in L. armpit for 3 days. Touching it equals sharp pain. Otherwise pain is dull. Accompanied by night sweats, pain in left elbow & tingling.?

Infected lymph node: You either have an infected lymph node from a systemic infection or cat scratch fever or other local infection in hand arm that spread there. ...Read more

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22, Skin irritation on left side underarm pit and breast area. No lumps or pain. Been sweating a lot, could this be causing skin irritation?

22, Skin irritation on left side underarm pit and breast area. No lumps or pain. Been sweating a lot, could this be causing skin irritation?

Fungal Infection?: The excessive moisture could cause a fungal infection.
Fungal infections of the skin are very common and include athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and yeast infections.

http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/guide/fungal-infections-skin#1 ...Read more

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Will herpes produce a strong smell? Excessive sweating? I think it may be producing the same smell in my arm pits.

Will herpes produce a strong smell? Excessive sweating? I think it may be producing the same smell in my arm pits.

NO: The odor and the sweating have not the slightest association with any form of herpes. If you think this could be a medical problem, see a DR. ...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 would cause excessive sweating under just one arm pit?

What would cause excessive sweating under just one arm pit?

Asym Hyperhidrosis: Usually represents neurologic disease as opposed to a primary disorder. Causes include chiari malformation, reflex sympathetic dystrophy (rsd), or harlequin's syndrome. Additionally, endocrine disorders can cause this problem. Examples are diabetes and hyperthyroidism. You should meet with your neurologist to discuss further as there is treatment. Good luck and well wishes. ...Read more

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What is the best remedy or cure for excessive sweating? Arm pits, hands and feet

What is the best remedy or cure for excessive sweating? Arm pits, hands and feet

Hyperhidrosis: You most likely have hyperhidrosis which is a condition where people gets excessive sweating in the head, armpits, hands and feet. The treatment is: antiperspirant, oral medications, iotophoresis (electrical shocking of the sweat glands- very easy to do) and Botox injection (very effective but temporary). For more info go to:: http://www. Sweathelp. Org/english/

good luck. ...Read more

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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more