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Profuse sweating: Profuse sweating is perspiration that is excessively heavy. See detailed information below for a list of 19 causes of Profuse sweating, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Profuse sweating as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
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The following list of conditions have 'Profuse sweating' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Medical Conditions associated with Profuse sweating:
Symptoms related to Profuse sweating:
Sweating symptoms (1699 causes), Excessive symptoms, Heatstroke (10 causes), Autonomic hyperreflexia (11 causes), Heart failure (274 causes), Stress, Fever (2274 causes), Exposure to high temperatures, Thyrotoxicosis (28 causes), Drug withdrawal due to maternal addiction, Antihistamines, Haloperidol
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