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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Clammy Hands

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Do people with clammy hands have high or low body temp?

Do people with clammy hands have high or low body temp?

Neither: Clammy hands are the result of autonomic nervous system disorder or anxiety. Neither of which are related to body temperature regulation on maintenance. ...Read more

Dr. James Chapman
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Clammy Hands (Definition)

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Why do I always feel anxious/nervous (clammy hands, cold sensation throughout body)?

Why do I always feel anxious/nervous (clammy hands, cold sensation throughout body)?

Good question: It sounds like you have untreated anxiety. There are effective treatments for anxiety. Talk to your primary care or to a mental health professional to find out what might be helpful. ...Read more

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Anything to cure clammy hands (increase circulation?)?

Anything to cure clammy hands (increase circulation?)?

Ca or alpha blocker.: This can be due to circulation difficulty, or it might be a symptom of hypothyroidism or vasculitis. There are vasospastic disorders, like raynaud's phenominon, that are triggered by cold exposure, with blanching, cyanosis, and redness, so the extremities must be kept warm. Calcium blockers like Nifedipine and Alpha blockers, like prazocin can help raynaud's. See your doctor and get tested. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of constant clammy hands?

How can I get rid of constant clammy hands?

Med Eval: Have you seen a physician to determine the cause. Some causes can be treated. ...Read more

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Experienced a wave of anxiety the last few weeks and now that im more calm i have frequent mild sweaty or clammy hands. Normal?

Experienced a wave of anxiety the last few weeks and now that im more calm i have frequent mild sweaty or clammy hands. Normal?

Not unusual, but: Normal? No. You're fortunate to be past the wave, but even these milder anxiety symptoms are just that - not terrible, but not normal. You can probably learn how to lessen them or avoid them in CBT therapy or meditation. It doesn't seem severe enough to risk Rx side effects, but some Dr's may suggest that. Think hard before you do that. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can i get rid of sweaty/clammy hands permanently?

Can i get rid of sweaty/clammy hands permanently?

Sympathectomy: But there are many pitfalls to this surgery, so i really wouldn't recommend. Just use driclor as needed. ...Read more

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Clammy hands, clammy feet, high metabolism?

Clammy hands, clammy feet, high metabolism?

Can be circulation.: This can be due to circulation difficulty, or it might be a symptom of hypothyroidism or vasculitis. There are vasospastic disorders, like raynaud's phenominon, that are triggered by cold exposure, with blanching, cyanosis, and redness, so the extremities must be kept warm. It would be a good idea to keep your feet warm anyway. It would be wise at this point to see your doctor and get tested. ...Read more

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My mother has clammy hands. What does this mean?

My mother has clammy hands. What does this mean?

Clammy hands: Sweaty palms can be completely normal, the product of stress or worry. When they are constantly clammy, regardless of situation, weather or stress level, it may be due to hyperhidrosis. This condition is one of overactive nerve impulses causing sweaty palms, soles and underarms. It can be very isolating, and many people never get diagnosed. If it concerns her, have her see her dermatologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have clammy hands and feet you have diabetes?

What does it mean when you have clammy hands and feet you have diabetes?

Sweat soles: No it does not mean you have diabetes. It means your anxiety level may be high to cause your sweat glands to produce more sweat. It's typically a hormone caused issue with no concerns. ...Read more