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Sweaty palms any solution
My closest friend has problem of sweaty palms. Its very intense as the during examination she has to sit with a napkin in her hand,as paper gets wet. She is takin homeopathic medicines since 2,3 week. No change or reduction can be seen. What shld she do now?
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Dr. Rashmi T V
General Physician 4 yrs exp Bangalore
Excessive sweating might be secondary to disorder of the thyroid or pituitary glands, diabetes mellitus , tumours ,gout , menopause , certain drugs, ormercury poisoning .Treatment is mainly topical antiperspirants (aluminium chloride ) as the first line of therapy for hyperhidrosis. In severe cases  anticholinergics are sometimes used in the treatment keeping I view its side-effects, including dry mouth, urinary retention, constipation, and visual disturbances .Injections of botulinium toxin type A, Sweat gland removal and also Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy  are the other options available… Consult physician...
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