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What could be causing profuse sweating 2 or 3 Times a day and I’m way past menapause ! I’m 65 . It comes after cleaning or exerting myself ! But can happen even when I’m sitting !

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

No just sweating like during menopause !

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I’m on tramadol , gabapentin atoravastatin , sertraline, thyroid medicine lowest dose and metfornin

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

I just gave you my daily meds no allergies

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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 7 months ago

It is med related

did you know that tramadol and sertraline shouldn't be used together?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
No I didn’t ..could you give me a little more information please ! Or am I only allowed a one sentence response ??
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 7 months ago

you can get more information

what would you like to know?

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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 7 months ago

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