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Sweating

Sweating: Introduction

Further information about Sweating is below, or review more specific information about these types of Sweating: Cold sweat, Night sweats, increased sweating, moist skin, excessive sweating, Diaphoresis, Profuse sweating or other types.

Sweating: Sweating more than normal. See detailed information below for a list of 831 causes of Sweating, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Sweating:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Sweating. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Sweating:

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Sweating: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Sweating, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Sweating Treatments

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Stories from Users for Sweating

Real-life user stories relating to Sweating:

Message Boards for Sweating

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Sweating or relevant symptoms:

Medications or substances causing Sweating:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of 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.

Drug interactions causing Sweating:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing 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.

  • Phenelzine and tricyclic antidepressant interaction
  • Nardil and tricyclic antidepressant interaction
  • Parnate and tricyclic antidepressant interaction
  • Bumex and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Edecrin and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Lasix and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Demadex and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Furazolidone (Furoxone) and Buspirone (BuSpar) interaction
  • more interactions...»

Sweating: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Sweating may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Sweating

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Sweating: Deaths

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Definitions of Sweating:

Organs affected by Sweating:

The list of organs typically affected by Sweating may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Sweating

The list below shows some of the causes of Sweating mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sweating?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sweating. Of the 831 causes of Sweating that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 12 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 14 causes are "common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 27 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 803 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sweating:

The following list of conditions have '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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Conditions listing medical complications: Sweating:

The following list of medical conditions have Sweating or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Causes of Sweating Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Sweating based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Sweating?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Sweating, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Sweating:

    Subtypes of Sweating:

    Cold sweat (223 causes), Night sweats (226 causes), Increased sweating (55 causes), Moist skin (23 causes), Excessive sweating (100 causes), Diaphoresis (73 causes), Profuse sweating (19 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Sweating:

    Sweat symptoms (1699 causes), Sweating symptoms (1699 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Sweating:

    Chills (1045 causes), Fever (2274 causes), Cold sweats (223 causes), Night sweats (226 causes), Cold skin (120 causes), Sweat symptoms (1699 causes), Cold sweat (223 causes), Increased sweating (55 causes), Moist skin (23 causes), Excessive sweating (100 causes), Diaphoresis (73 causes), Profuse sweating (19 causes)

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    Medical News summaries about Sweating

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