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What can cause sweating a lot for no reason and wanting to

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What can cause sweating a lot for no reason and wanting to sleep all the time I all ready take depression med and had a capa machine
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Do you feel fatigue all the day?
Have you undergone any blood tests?
Numbness in arm or shortness of breath?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

Yes I do feel tired and not wanting to do anything.

Yes I have had blood test and everything comes back normal.

Yes I do have numbness in my arms.

Excessive sweating in medical terms is called hyperhidrosis.This is due to overactive sweat glands.
Certain conditions can cause excessive sweating, These are- hyperthyroidism, anxiety, diabetes,menopause,Parkinson's disease,certain infections,glucose control disorders.
Two types of tests are there for its diagnosis.
-Starch-iodine test.
-Paper test.
You need products containing 10% to 15% aluminum chloride hexahydrate are the first line of treatment.
It act as antiperspirants.
Anticholinergics drugs may be prescribed.Botox is also used for the treatment of excessive sweating.
You need a consultation of endocrinologist.
So I advice you to make an appointment with your doctor.
If you have any other questions, please ask them.
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