Hyperhidrosis is the excessive sweating of underarms, hands, and feet. It usually starts at adolescents and become a common distressing problem in summer months. It stains clothes and may complicate social and professional life. For students, it may be a problem during exams and some students end up writing exams with hanky wrapped around their pen.
It can be caused by endocrine disorders, and a stepwise approach is important for diagnosis and treatment. Over the counter, antiperspirants may help in the initial stage. Iontophoresis helps in reducing sweat but has the nuisance that it must be done repeatedly.
Toxin treatments which are US-FDA for underarms Hyperhidrosis. The result is good and last for 6 months. The procedure is simple and effective. The results show in 3-7 days and last for 6-9 months.
Dr. Lipy Gupta, a dermatologist in Delhi is an expert in Hyperhidrosis Treatment. She has done special training to treat Hyperhidrosis.