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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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Will using baby powder prevent excessive sweating?

Will using baby powder prevent excessive sweating?

No.: Talcum powder will absorb sweat that has already been excreted, but it cannot prevent sweating; your sweat glands don't know whether you are applying powder or not. Several preventative treatments, both topical and oral, are available, but most require a prescription. Read more

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Can you tell me how I could prevent excessive sweating?

In: In Walnut Creek in the summer??? You're asking too much! Just kidding. At least check thyroid function. Assuming you're not a diabetic on Insulin experiencing hypoglycemia, the only other endocrine condition to consider would be pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma, which are rare as hens' teeth. Could be good ol' (idiopathic) hyperhydrosis. Read more

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Can loestrin fe 1.5/30 cause excessive sweating? Can stopping this med cause sever migraines lasting for days? Goal- pain prevention of endometrosis.

Can loestrin fe 1.5/30 cause excessive sweating? Can stopping this med cause sever migraines lasting for days? Goal- pain prevention of endometrosis.

Did it?: Sweating would not be a typical side effect of a low dose birth control pill. Migraines can be triggered by taking contraceptives not usually from stopping them. Schedule a folow up visit but other causes should be considered. Read more

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I'm 19 and I've always suffered from hand and feet excessive sweating which can be annoying when hand shaking. How can I prevent it? Thank you.

Iontophoresis/BOTOX: It is unlikely that you can prevent this. So you can try to treat it with clinical strength antiperspirants. If this doesn't work you can try prescription strength antiperspirants that can be very irritating. Your other options are iontophoresis or Botox injections. Iontophoresis has a high success rate...Over 80%. See your dermatologist for further evaluation and treatment. Read more

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How can I prevent excessive hand sweating (hyperhidrosis)?

Hyperhidrosis: The most common first line therapy is aluminum chloride hexahydrate which is a prescription antiperspirant. Botox is also an option as well as some other, more expensive treatments. Most start with the Rx antiperspirant. Read more

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How can I prevent sweating too much during summer? It happens even after bath and I sweat too much in my armpits, on chest and my back!

How can I prevent sweating too much during summer? It happens even after bath and I sweat too much in my armpits, on chest and my back!

No easy answer: Talk it over in more detail with your physician. There are a few medical causes for excessive perspiration that should be excluded. However, assuming there is no underlying cause, there really is no simple solution. Some people just sweat more than others and there isn't any great answer above or beyond common sense solutions. I hope this helps. Read more

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My hands sweats a lot so how do I prevent it?

Sweat Treatment: Iontophoresis is the most effective treatment for hand sweating. Alternatively, one can use clinical strength antiperspirant available off the shelf. The secret is to apply it at night before bed. It can be washed in the morning and will still work. Read more

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How can I cure excessive sweating?

Diagnosis: A good medical check up can be a good place to start. Treatment would ultimately come down to the specific cause, multiple potential causes. Read more

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How can I heal excessive sweating?

How can I heal excessive sweating?

Anxiety: excessive sweating may be in sign of underlying anxiety which you may not even be aware of consider talking to your primary care doctor about this there are medications that may help. Avoid caffeine and alcohol and spicy foods to see if that helps Read more

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How can I treat excessive sweating?

Sweating: You must see your doctor to see if there is a particular reason for excessive sweating. Are you losing weight? Read more

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How can I control excessive sweating?

Sweating: There are many causes of excessive sweating and until your doctor figures out why you have excessive sweating you will feel unwell. Are you overweight? Are you underweight? Are you exercising too much? Not enough? Are you on medications? The list goes on. See your doctor for advice and care. Read more

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What can I do for my excessive sweating?

What can I do for my excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Hyperhidrosis is rarely due to an underlying disease. The main forms of therapy for primary focal hyperhidrosis include topical antiperspirants; medications, such as anticholinergics; iontophoresis; botulinum toxin (botox); surgery (sympathectomy); and microwave energy. Treatment depends on severity and should be individualized. Read more

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What should I do about my excessive sweating?

Have it checked: 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. Read more

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Need help, I have an excessive sweating problem?

This is quite: General. When making submissions on the General Health Education portion of Health Tap- you need to submit a clear and specific questions. Read more

Dr. Morton Levitt
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