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Since My Botched Operation To Stop The Underarm Sweating I Now Sweat From My Face And Neck Whenever I Eat. Does Anybody Else Suffer This?
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A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

Can I ask what type of surgery you had that was botched?

posted 4 days ago
My Sweat Is Generalised And I Sweat Really Bad On My Upper Trunk Any Tips
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I Have Horrific Head Sweats. I Look Like I’ve Just Washed My Hair, It Gets Soaking Wet. I Dread Going To Social Events.
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It just starts sometimes for no reason, if I’m out it’s is so embarrassing , it’s depressing me as I no longer look forward to social events and find it’s really affecting my life. I have a family wedding in July which I am dreading because of it. All necklines of clothes get soaked . I am so aware of it all the time and feel very anxious. I haven’t discussed this with a dr. I find it very embarrassing.

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

Thankyou so much . You have been very helpful

posted February 11
How Can I Stop The Sweating
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I sweat a lot people. always ask if I'm ok no matter the
weather

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

I wish I knew

posted November 25, 2023
No Cures?
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I've had hyperhidrosis for more than 15 years. I find most Dr's don't know anything about it. I did try the med. (can't remember the name) it didn't help much and it made me feel weird. I have been on different help sites and it's pretty much the same questions with really no solutions.

Has Anyone Had Hyperhidrosis As A Result Of Having A Spinal Cord Stimulator Implanted?
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I did not have a problem with excessive sweating until I had a spinal cord stimulator implanted with a battery in my spine and back. I turned the stimulator off for about two weeks, but it made no difference so I turned it back on. As I am typing this, my neck, shoulders, back and head are sweating and feel like there is a thin layer of ice covering the sweat, making me very cold even though it is 70 degrees in this room. I know that spinal cord injuries can cause sweating and I'm wondering if… read more

Any Help For Head Sweating?
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Nape of neck, scalp sweats terrible. My hair is usually wet and frizzy

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

I tried head botox some years ago but had little affect and cost a fortune so I gave up after a couple of courses. I tried oxybutin 5mg twice daily which worked but had a bad effect on me since my… read more

posted October 11, 2023
I Have A Question About Antidepressants And Do They Cause Hyper Hydro Sis
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Prescription Antiperspirants
A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member asked a question 💭

What about scalp and face hyperhydrosis there is no antiperspirant for my head

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

Hi there
I have been asking my doctor about a possible antiperspirant to give me some relief from the head and face sweats, even if only to be able to dress up and go on a night out
Let's hope we can… read more

posted August 23, 2023
Has Anyone Heard That The Medications Used To Treat Hyperhidrosis Can Cause Memory Loss?.
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Has anyone heard that the medication used for treating hyperhidrosis can lead to memory loss. This is what my dermatologist told me. I’m 71 so worried about this possible side effect

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member

Which medications was your dermatologist talking about? I had not heard this yet but I too am interested.

posted July 22, 2023
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