Hyperhydrosis

Patient

Q: I have a personal problem. I sweat way too much- mainly under my arms, but also on other parts of the body in very warm conditions. What is causing this problem? I have tried several different deodorants- none of which have worked. i have tried applying deodorant before bed. i have tried washing under my arms several times throughout the day. i have tried wearing tops that do not actually 'touch' under my arms- ie 'vest' tops. none of these things seem to work. What can i do to stop this problem? As it is very difficult to live my life this way.

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