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What is the typical cause of heavy sweating in women?

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Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Various Causes

Hyperhidrosis (or excess sweating) is more common than you'd think! antiperspirants are the simple answer, but often won't work with true hyperhidrosis.
I have had success treating patients underarms, hands, feet, forehead, and scalp with botox. Botox is fda approved for sweating and is very safe and effective. Botox typically lasts for 6 months when used for excess sweating. Hope this helps!

In brief: Various Causes

Hyperhidrosis (or excess sweating) is more common than you'd think! antiperspirants are the simple answer, but often won't work with true hyperhidrosis.
I have had success treating patients underarms, hands, feet, forehead, and scalp with botox. Botox is fda approved for sweating and is very safe and effective. Botox typically lasts for 6 months when used for excess sweating. Hope this helps!
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Dr. Alan Durkin
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Dysport

Botox is very effective.
Usually needs at least 75 units per arm, which can be pricey. I have had better effect with dysport, using 150 units per arm. You get more therapy with Dysport at less cost. As well, Dysport diffuses a little more, which actually helps the patient more. Try dysport.

In brief: Dysport

Botox is very effective.
Usually needs at least 75 units per arm, which can be pricey. I have had better effect with dysport, using 150 units per arm. You get more therapy with Dysport at less cost. As well, Dysport diffuses a little more, which actually helps the patient more. Try dysport.
Dr. Alan Durkin
Dr. Alan Durkin
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