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How to Treat Hyperhidrosis - Excessive Sweating?


Medical Treatment:
Do the following things to help with excessive sweating:
  • Wear socks that absorb moisture and if possible change your socks at least two times per day
  • Do not wear boots or sports shoes that can sweat your feet more
  • Do not wear tight clothes or fabrics made by man - such as nylon
  • Wear loose clothes to minimize sweating signs
  • Wear leather shoes every day and try to wear different shoes
  • Do not do anything that could make your sweating worse - like eating spicy food or drinking alcohol
Your specialist may suggest:
  • Take tablets that reduce sweating
  • Having botox injections for sweating under the armpits
  • Treating the areas with a weak electric current passed through water or on a wet pad
  • Surgery