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Excessive Nose Sweating
Excessive sweating of a toddler while at sleep. And cold to touch, starting from his head down to back. What's the real problem?
Sweating at night: Children's heads have a large surface area and they sweat to dissipate heat. If he is an active sleeper and wears a one-piece sleeper, is covered with a blanket, he may be sweating from the heat generated by his moving around. His head would have the most sweat then. If he is completely normal otherwise, it is not a problem. Double check that with your pediatrician next time you see him/her. ...Read more
How do I stop excessive sweating? I'm not overweight but I sweat a lot. Underarms, hands, chest, face, back and other areas even my head. Help
I have excessive sweating of the face and head, I was diagnosed with underactive thyroid last month, could this cause the sweating? Any other ideas?
No: Under active thyroid will not cause this. ...Read more
Can kidney disease or low cortisol levels cause excessive sweating of the face & scalp/head? It happens even in cold weather. Any ideas? Thanks
Yes: In some associated way yes you can get these symptoms from low cortisol and kidney dysfunction. ...Read more
Excessive sweating of the face and head. I have underactive thyroid and kidney disease. What could cause this sweating only on my face and head?
Face and head sweating is more common in women that are taking hormones. It can be from excess sympathetic tone or from volume changes being monitored by internal pressure receptors as might be your case with renal disease. Check hormone levels and consult with your nephrologist or endocrinologist.
This link may help but is complicated
http://jap. Physiology. Org/content/100/5/1692.Long. ...Read more
Hasinmoto's 15 years. Synthroid (thyroxine) 20 years 175 mcu. Low cortisol 1.2. Severe sweating head & neck, cold hands, cold feet, excessive bruising. What to do?
Exam: Physical, thyroid function studies, ultrasiund and nuclear thyroid scan- for starters ...Read more
My 2yo sweats excessively (head/back) after running around & when he falls asleep. His head is literally soaked. Any cause for concern?
Not necessarily: The head of a kid that age is a relatively large part of their body surface area and an easy portal to discard heat/sweat after running around. If the kid is robust, engaging in vigorous play, feeding well and growing normally I would have little concern. If he has only brief active periods followed by prolonged rest, I would want him evaluated. ...Read more
Sweating: Persistent sweating around the head and neck, if not explainable by environmental factors or the taking of medication like Tylenol, is seen in infections, certain malignancies, some blood dyscrasias and thyroid overactivity. If fevers are also occurring, this would also point to infection or inflammatory processes. Your pediatrician would perform an examination and order appropriate tests. ...Read more
I am a 30 year old female & over the past 6 months have noticed my hair noticeably thinning & my head sweats excessively. Can this be a tyroid issue?
What besides thyroid can cause light head fluttering in chest hot an cold sweats an excess tiredness? I'm on Med for low tsh.
Check thyroid first:
If being on a med for "low TSH" means treatment with an antithyroid drug for hyperthyroidism, then the first concern is your thyroid status as this requires frequent monitoring. Thyroid function will change depending on the dose and effectiveness of the medication and the course of the underlying thryoid disease. Challenging even for the best of us endocrine specialists - contact yours! ...Read more
I was wondering if there's any medication to prevent sweating on the nose such as prescribed deodorant?
There are injection: Botox. Dermatologists do this under the arms. ...Read more
I have 99.0 I go from hot to cold sweating to freezin and im like really tired have a headace and I stuffy nose and I'm coughing, hard to breath?
Viral illness but...: You have a viral infection; it might be influenza though usually one has a much higher fever with the flu. The only symptom that sounds serious is difficulty breathing. This is probably viral bronchitis but you may have asthmatic bronchitis or a secondary pneumonia so please see a Dr. Today to evaluate. For the viral infection: rest, fluids and Umcka, an herbal medicine proven to help bronchitis. ...Read more
My 4 month has fever and diahreah and runny nose and is sweating. Is it a common cold or teething?
I can be hard to determine the exact cause of an infants symptoms... It might be related to teething or it might be a cold. Please monitor your child closely and give palliative care:
1. Cold compresses
2. Children's tylenol (acetaminophen) per the label's directions.
3. Maintain hydration, plain water is ok.
4. Call your pediatrician if the fever increases or persists for more than 3 days. ...Read more
My 6 month old daughter is sweating a lot in her sleep and she keeps getting a runny nose does this have anything to do with each other. I?
Night sweats: Night sweats are not normal unless she is covered with blankets and the room is too hot. Otherwise, one needs to think of an infection. Would be a good idea to get her seen. Also depends on how long the night sweats have been ongoing. ...Read more
Causes of my nose and top of ears intermittent flushing? No sweating. Triggers hunger, spicy food, any alcohol, bowel movemt., sometimes nothing at all
Is it normal after getting ear tubes put in to have a runny nose, sweating and my body/head feeling hot?
Unrelated: The symptoms you have described are not typically associated with insertion of myringotomy tubes, but is more suggestive of an infectious process. ...Read more
So cold 2 duvets aren't keeping me warm, sweating at night and all my mussels are sore, really bad headache... Nose a little conjisted, no cough?
I can smell a strange odor. This happened few days since I've had a cold high temperature, runny nose, sneezing, sweating & chesty cough. What's the smell?
Vague: Impossible to venture an answer without a thorough history and an exam. Allergies, etc.? ...Read more
I go through these sweating episodes, more like college sweats. Along with cold nose, hands, and feet. I have lupus and raynauds, could you elaborate?
Depends on many: this depends on many things. We do not know your age, the manifestations of your lupus, the medications you take, but sweats could be related to the lupus or could be related to infection. You need to discuss this with your physician and make sure that you are fully evaluated for your care ...Read more
I have a runny nose and sweating sometimes when it is not hot out and I have a cough that has made me throw up because of it. And wheezing a little. W?
Could be infection.: You sound sick. I'm concerned that you may have an infection which may require treatment with some medications. You should go see a local doctor, or perhaps consult with one of us here on HealthTap. ...Read more
My throat is sore and starting to swell, my nose is running, and I'm sweating. Could I have a cold?
Yes: A cold is a very distinct possibility. I have found that for myself as soon as I would start to experience any symptoms of a cold, I would take 2000 mg of vitamin c with rose hips and then 1000 mg every hour for the rest of the day. I greatly diminished the symptoms and was often gone the second day. I rarely get colds any more. ...Read more
EXTREMLY COLD FEET 10 years (urinate a lot, dripping from nose, .) cracking in joints, EXSESIVE sweating under arms (no sweating if im drunk). Help! ?
May be physiological: You've told us a lot of different symptoms. To try to put this in the one diagnosis is difficult. A medical evaluation would be very beneficial. You would need to look at things like your blood count, your kidney and liver function, your thyroid function, and even do you have a connective tissue disease. These are some of things I would suggest you ask your physician to evaluate ...Read more
EXTREMLY COLD FEET for 10 years (urinate a lot, dripping from nose, .) cracking in joints, EXSESIVE sweating under arms (no sweating if im drunk).Help! ?
Question is: do you smoke cigarettes? Smoking can cause coldness in the feet, or Buerger's disease.
So if you do smoke, please try to quit using patches etc. Also, when was your last complete blood test and physical exam? You need one every 6 months. Frequesnt urination is a sign of Diabetes. ...Read more
Sneezing, runny nose, dizzy, sweating, headache, tired, achey., an clear mucus, is this cold or flu been like this for 5 days. What will help?
Flu usually presents with the symptoms you mention PLUS a high fever initially at least! You may have ordinary Rotovirus (common cold) or MILD flue (made mild my partial protection from Flu vaccine)
In any case Aspirin/Fluids/Rest are the best sources of comfort (plus or minus a decongestive such as Sudafed)
Hope this helps
Good Luck Z ...Read more
Nose congestion/sore throat/sweating for 13 days. I have no temp. Or allergies. Nose sprays/steam/decongestants no help. What could it be? What next?
What next-->ENT eval: Almost 2 weeks and no relief. See the specialist and get treated well. Good luck. ...Read more
Earache yesterday, sneezing and sore throat today. My face especially around my nose feels very hot and sweaty, but isn't sweating. What could it be?
Try a antiperspirant: It might sound strange to use an antiperspirant anywhere but under the arms, but it can be used on hands, feet, other places that sweat a lot! You may just have to try different brands at the store until you find one that doesn't have an odor or leave any noticeable residue. Mitchum makes an unscented antiperspirant cream that some people have used successfully! Good luck! ...Read more
I have been using voxamin. Seazed using it since 4 months. Facing irregular beat excess perspiration and tingling in head. Should I be checked seroton?
Luvox/ fluxoxamine: Serotonin syndrome is not the issue, but if you had a seizure on it, and are on other meds, you need your doctor to have you evaluated by a neurologist, you need a Luvox (fluvoxamine) blood level to see if it is too high, your psychiatrist should check for interactions with other bipolar meds (and I hope you are on at least one anticonvulsant mood stabilizer), and a test for cyp3a4, cyp1a2, cyp 2c19, cyp 2d6. The symptoms that you have are from Luvox (fluvoxamine) toxicity according to a monograph that I read. It recommended that you contact your doctor immediately should any of those symptoms occur. ...Read more
Why do I have a wet nose? It is also runny on cold days, but it sweats on cold days as well. I checked Google...nothing. Only rhinarium in dogs come up
Allergies or virus: The most common cause of runny nose (rhinitis) is allergies. Viral infections is the most common cause of nonallergic rhinitis. Less common causes include vasomotor, hormonal, occupational rhinitis (irritant subtype), gustatory rhinitis, and rhinitis related to use of decongestant nasal sprays or other medications. If you have had this problem for a while you should be evaluated. ...Read more
I have small tiny bumps under my eyes and tiny bumps that's cover my nose, it's sweats glands, how can I reduce ir get rid of them?
Bumps: Send photo to be sure but may need surgical excision. ...Read more
I've been getting fever and sweats, runny nose for 2 days, should I wait another day before seeing the doctor?
Probably not: If you have a headache and neck stiffness with your other symptoms, you need to see a doctor. If you are coughing and feeling achy all over, you might have the flu in which case you need to be seen if you are getting worse. Otherwise, having these symptoms for only 2 days, it's probably not time yet. Rest, drink fluids, stay home. ...Read more
I've had cold like symptoms runny nose fevers hot cold sweats I have a bad cough that once I start coughing I can't stop and bad difficultly breathing?
Think I'm getting migrane, taken imigran, but I'm getting pain in bridge of nose&behind my eyes&hot sweats. Feel weak, could it be sinus, or migrane?
My mom is having cold sweats cough stuffy nose back pains headaches and fatigue she gets hot flashes and has periodical cold flashed she just turned40?
My son is 13months and last week was diagnosed with stomach flu now it seems it spread to his urt his new symptoms are cough&runny/stuffy nose&sweats?
I have a high temp, hot & cold shivers, abdo pain for a few days, diarrhoea, nose bleeds & night sweats. Is it just a virus or should I be concerned?
Temp: Could be the flu or a GI bug. See your primary care doc soon and drink those hot fluids... ...Read more