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My son recently has sweaty palms and feet.He is 15 years old.What are the causes and could it be worse? Is there a solution? He is becobecauso shy of.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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In brief: Sweaty hand and feet

He has a condition known as hyperhiderosis or excessive sweating.
It can be hereditary. Drink a lot of fluids and avoid spicy foods. Treatment consists of using drysol which is an antiperspirant. Recently the drug Oxybutynin has been recommended. Good luck.

In brief: Sweaty hand and feet

He has a condition known as hyperhiderosis or excessive sweating.
It can be hereditary. Drink a lot of fluids and avoid spicy foods. Treatment consists of using drysol which is an antiperspirant. Recently the drug Oxybutynin has been recommended. Good luck.
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