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How to stop excessive sweating under the arms?

How to stop excessive sweating under the arms?

Hyperhidrosis: Is the medical term applied to the condition of excessive sweating. See a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. The condition can be improved with Botox injections, treatment with topical medications (aluminum chloride, antiperspirants), iontophoresis and surgery). You can find more info at www.Hyperhidrosis.Org. ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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Excessive Sweating (Definition)

Excessive sweating is a clinical condition in which a person sweats more significantly during exercise and when in warm circumstances, or sweats considerably during situations where most people ...Read more


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Faint like symptoms. Excessive sweating (under arms) purple/blue finger/toes. Exhaustion. Irritable?

Faint like symptoms. Excessive sweating (under arms)  purple/blue finger/toes. Exhaustion. Irritable?

See a doctor: Hi. It sounds like you're describing cyanosis, perhaps hypoxia, and a reflex sympathetic response. Please ask your parents to take you to a doctor. Good luck! ...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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What can I do to stop excessive sweating?

What can I do to stop excessive sweating?

Hyperhydrosis: It not all that uncommon. Keep yourself well hydrated and wear cool breathable clothing. You can try a stronger anti persperant like certain dry over the counter. If its a real problem there is some benefit to Botox injections in the really sweaty spots like armpits. ...Read more

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What could the best natural therapy be to stop excessive sweating.

What could the best natural therapy be to stop excessive sweating.

Hyperhidrosis: In a general sense one of the worst ways to approach a problem as is to tie your dermatologist's hands behind his/her back. This is all part of becoming a very good patient. There are many remedies for sweating which dermatologists use and if you consider any elements in the universe as a natural element, i guess you have to include them all. See your dermatologist! ...Read more

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How to stop excessive sweating of my hands?

How to stop excessive sweating of my hands?

Hyperhydrosis: It not all that uncommon. Keep yourself well hydrated and wear cool breathable clothing. You can try a stronger anti persperant like certain dry over the counter. It can be uaed on the palms and feet as well. If its a real problem there is some benefit to Botox injections in the really sweaty spots like armpits. ...Read more

Dr. Morton Levitt
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Perspiration (Definition)

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