Hyperhidrosis

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How do I get my point across to my doctor?

How do I get my point across to my doctor?

I have always been a extreme sweater. My Mother, Father and Grandfather have too. I recently was prescribed an antidepressant that finally works. After years of trying numerous scripts that never worked. I finally have found help with despression but my sweating has increased to the level it's interfering with my quality of life. I was given clonidine first for the sweating with no success. It only bottomed out my blood pressure to 89/58. Then was prescribed gabapentin… read more

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Glycopyrrolate.

posted 1 day ago

Is there any treatment for hyperhidrosis

Is there any treatment for hyperhidrosis

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Check out toronto sweat clinic. They have treatment for primary hyperhydrosis surgery to cut nerves to underarms and hands covered by ohip. Or secondary… read more

posted about 1 month ago

What can be done to help me with the problem?

What can be done to help me with the problem?

It starts on the back of head neck area. The droplets begin to start running down my back. I hate it. It makes me so self conscious. I want to scream and go hide from everyone.

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

I thought the gabapentin was for nerve damage. I stopped taking it sometime ago. If you are given another suggested medicine let me. Thanks

posted about 2 months ago

Treatment

Treatment

I am nearly 44 not had a period for months not on any medication accept from Gabapentin which is prescribed for my back went to doctors gave blood all came back clear as thought I had an overactive thyroid but all clear every night I have to get up during the night to change bed clothing and now he wants me to get a chest x-ray due to having raised platelets don’t really understand what this means can someone help please

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

I am on Gabapentin too but that isn't causing the sweating. I had the sweating many years before I got on the medication I laugh because I ask my doctor… read more

posted 2 months ago

Has anyone tried Lume?

Has anyone tried Lume?

I found this item on Facebook and was wondering if anyone had tried this product and if it worked for them. It states that it is for the body and will work for 72 hours straight. Sounds too good to be true, but I'd love to know if it's for real...

Too hot here; but hate cabin fever

Too hot here; but hate cabin fever

North Florida/Lower Alabama is oppressive in the summer—hyperhidrosis is awful, even inside. But, I don’t want to be trapped inside in bad weather—plus, I have a limited income for four-wheel-drive and heat. Any suggestions on a good place to live?

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Yes, I would have to. However, I don’t want cabin fever and can’t afford a 4WD right now.

posted 2 months ago

What kind of doctor should I be going to?

What kind of doctor should I be going to?

I've asked my dermatologist and she looks at me as if I'm crazy, and my gynecologist keeps telling me it's menopause (20 years) not!!!! Nobody gets it!!! I'm a puddle and my hair becomes dripping wet!

A MyHyperhidrosisTeam Member said:

Go to toronto sweat clinic they have treatment options both surgery and medication options. Personally i use bamboo thompson tees order online they wick… read more

posted about 1 month ago
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