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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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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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I suspect I have hyperhidrosis as "stressfull" situations cause me to sweat excessively. What is the biological cause and is it associated with other medical conditions? Are there any natural remedies which could reduce my excessive sweating? Thanks

I suspect I have hyperhidrosis as "stressfull" situations cause me to sweat excessively. What is the biological cause and is it associated with other medical conditions? Are there any natural remedies which could reduce my excessive sweating? Thanks

Stress is a VERY: Common trigger of excessive sweating or hyperhidrosis. Dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system. including the sympathetic nerves may be responsible as well as an abnormal number/distribution of eccrine/sweat glands. Many diseases are associated: diabetes/other glandular conditions, shingles, cancers, infections, medications. Natural Rx: sage tea/tablets, chamomile, acupuncture, SweatHelp. Org ...Read more

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Some natural ways to help excessive sweating? Talc>cornstarch?

Some natural ways to help excessive sweating? Talc>cornstarch?

Hyperhidrosis: If you have hyperhidrosis, natural doesn't enter into the conversation. It is an intimidating condition and should be evaluated by your dermatologist. You can try "natural" or :organic" anti-perspirants, but it is unlikely that they will help to the extent you desire. ...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 can I cure excessive sweating?

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?

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

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Help please? What is the cause of my excessive sweating?

Help please? What is the cause of my excessive sweating?

HYPERHIDROSIS: HYPERHIDROSIS OR EXCESSIVE sweating demands a through evaluation. A full exam and labs especially TFTS and HA1C to evaluate for diabetes. If the workup is normal, there is a topical therapy called DRYSOL. Also Botox injections are very helpful and if that fails there are surgical options as well. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: 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. See: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/symptoms/excessive-sweating/basics/causes/sym-20050780 ...Read more

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What causes excessive sweating? And what could be done to reduce it?

What causes excessive sweating? And what could be done to reduce it?

See a dermatologist: There is a great deal to this. Where sweating? Both sides? How much? When? Are you heavy? Athletic? Other symptoms? Any meds or herbs? Pregnant? Family sweating history? Treatment to be determined by history, exam, lab. Meanwhile there are OTC antiperspirants. Keep yourself cool and well ventilated. ...Read more

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What to do if I have hyperhydrosis (excessive sweating) is ruining my life!?

What to do if I have hyperhydrosis (excessive sweating) is ruining my life!?

Treatment options: The treatment options are: 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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Excessive sweating without any reason?

Excessive sweating without any reason?

HYPERHIDROSIS: HYPERHIDROSIS OR EXCESSIVE sweating demands a through evaluation. A full exam and labs especially TFTS and HA1C to evaluate for diabetes. If the workup is normal, there is a topical therapy called DRYSOL. Also Botox injections are very helpful and if that fails there are surgical options as well. ...Read more

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Can being overweight cauae excessive sweating?

Yes: There are a few reasons for this. Someone 210 lb (i.e. 15 stone) is doing the work of someone 140 lb (10 stone), but carrying a 70 lb (5 stone) sack. More work=more energy=more heat. Also, fat cells are living cells that produce heat. The more cells you have, the more heat you produce, and the more you may have to sweat to dissipate excess heat. This is true at rest as well as with activity. ...Read more

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Which antiperspirants work best for excessive sweating?

Antiperspirants: Once size does not fit all. I would start at your local grocery and spend some time looking at the information on each of the available products.

When you find one you think will work best start by taking the smallest, least expensive product. You hope will work. ...Read more

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I've excessive sweating. What is the best treatment for this?

What's the cause: First find out the cause. See your doctor to discuss this. If nothing found, then 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). ...Read more

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Will hydroxyurea cause excessive sweating?

Will hydroxyurea cause excessive sweating?

Not realy: On one hand: Hydroxyurea does not cause excessive sweatingexcessive sweating is not one of the side effects associated with taking hydroxyurea, a medication used in the treatment of some types of cancer, according to the mayo clinic and medline plus. ...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

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Is my excessive sweating due to hypothyroidism?

Probably not: Excessive sweating (hyperhydrosis) is not usually caused by low thyroid. On the other end of the spectrum, hyperthyroidism can cause sweating and heat intolerance. ...Read more

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Why does type 2 diabetes cause excessive sweating?

Why does type 2 diabetes cause excessive sweating?

Usually not...: But drugs like insulin / sulfonylureas, if causing low blood sugar= hypoglycemia, will result in acute sweating ...Read more

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Does hypertension cause excessive sweating or hot flashes?

It can: As more nor-epinephrine/epinephrine (adrenaline) is released it causes the arterioles to constrict and increase your blood pressure (hypertension) and hot flashes. ...Read more

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What prescriptions are good for excessive sweating in palms?

Try OTC: Certain dri. Remember it takes 12 days to block the acrosyringium so you must use as directed for 12 days before you will see the effect. Otherwise, you need to see dermatologist. ...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