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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

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 ...Read more


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What can I do to avoid excessive sweating?

What can I do to avoid excessive sweating?

Sweating: If you have excessive sweating unrelated to exercise you need to see your doctor. There are a number of medical conditions associated with sweating and you need to find out why as soon as you can. If you can please let me know what turns out from your doctor's visit. ...Read more

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Excessive armpit sweating what can I do to combat this?

Excessive armpit sweating what can I do to combat this?

Sweaty disease: You have what is called hyperhydrosis.There are various options to treat this condotion 1.You can try prescription antipersprent like drysol 2 Botox injections in axilla can be effective but need to be repeated 4-6 months 3 anticholinergic drugs like glycopyrolate may be tried 4 iantophoresis may be helpful done by dermatologist 5last resort is surgery.Thoracic sympathectomy you should consult md. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce sweating when exercising?

Antiperspirants: Exercise regularly--reducing body fat reduces sweating. Apply antiperspirants after showering. Wear comfortable loose-fitting cotton or absorbent clothing that wicks sweat and is breathable. Avoid tight clothes especially in hot humid weather. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop my palms from sweating naturally?

What can I do to stop my palms from sweating naturally?

Not many natural Rx!: Many forms of treatment are available for excessive sweating. The mild forms of palmar hyperhidrosis responds well to medical treatment including oral medications, iontophoresis and topical antiperspirants. Minimally invasive surgical treatment of palmer hyperhidrosis is reserved for severe or refractory forms of this condition. ...Read more

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What can I do to manage excessive saliva?

What can I do to manage excessive saliva?

Swallow: Excess saliva is not necessarily a bad thing. Saliva is very important because it contains digestive enzymes that start the digestive process, it cleanses and rinses the mouth, and buffers the acidic ph of acidic food/beverages and acidic dental plaque. Thank your lucky stars you have plenty of saliva. Alternatively, dry mouth leads to rampant dental decay if not managed properly. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could stop from sweating excessively?

Can you tell me how I could stop from sweating excessively?

Sweating: There are two most likely causes. You might be having a fever - have you checked your temperature. The other, more likely, is an overactive thyroid level. You need to see your doctor about this. ...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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Can you tell me how I could stop excessive sweating for good?

Excessive sweating: You won't be able to until you have seen your doctor who will review your history, examine you, and likely order tests. If that does not give the answers you and the doctor want you would be referred a specialist. ...Read more

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How do you stop excessive underarm sweating?

How do you stop excessive underarm sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Medical treatments for hyperhidrosis include: topical medications like prescription drysol, glycopyrrolate, otc certain dry, iontophoresis, oral medications like rubinul, and botox. ...Read more

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How can I stop my excessive perspiration?

How can I stop my excessive perspiration?

See your MD: Your family physician or internist can help evaluate you and offer a solution. Sometimes medications (like antidepressants) can cause this. ...Read more

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What causes insomnia and what can I do to stop it?

What causes insomnia and what can I do to stop it?

Sleep hygiene: Dr suchecki provided a number of possible reasons for insomnia. Here is important information on sleep hygiene. 1. Keep a regular bedtime & wakening time (to include weekends). Get up the same time each day, regardless of what time you fell asleep. 2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine. Relaxing rituals prior to bedtime may include a warm bath or shower, aroma therapy, reading, or. ...Read more

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How can I prevent hyperhydrosis? What can I do to stop this hyperhydrosis i'm suffering?

How can I prevent hyperhydrosis? What can I do to stop this hyperhydrosis i'm suffering?

Hyperhidrosis: There are many treatment options: topical antiperspirant, prescription anticholinergic meds, iontophoresis, Botox injections, surgery. Each case is different. Find a hyperhidrosis expert in your area to discuss rx options. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop constipation?

What can I do to stop constipation?

Exercise role: In addition to more fiber in the diet or as a supplement and increased fluid intake, there is a need for increased exercise. Perhaps you have heard people refer to their 'morning constitutional walk'? They are referring to the fact that if they walk for 20 minutes in the morning after breakfast, that is common to have the bowels move appropriately. Good health! ...Read more

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What can I do to stop from excessively salivating at night?

What can I do to stop from excessively salivating at night?

Nighttime salivating: Many possibilities. Perhaps you are regurgitating stomach contents during the night and irritating your throat and mouth. This is called gurd. Try not eating after 7, avoiding alcohol, losing weight if over weight, stop smoking, sleeping on your side if you snore and elevating head of bed 6 inches. If no help see your doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop snoring?

What can I do to stop snoring?

Apnea?: If your overweight, losing weight can make a huge difference in your snoring and /or apnea. May need sleep study and CPAP to be able to rest in order to be able to lose weight ...Read more

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What can I do to stop farting?

What can I do to stop farting?

Depends: One simple way is to keep a food diary & keep track of what foods make you gassy & avoid them.Cow milk, beans, cauliflower, etc.Each of these contain sugars that some people don't digest well, so food is left for your gut germs to eat & generate gas. Lactaid is a pill that can reduce the problem if you have trouble with milk. Beano is a pill that can help with some vegies. Probiotics help some too ...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

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