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What do sweaty underarms and hand tremors indicate?

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2010

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Posted on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: sudden onset of sweating underarms and hands shaking what are the possibilities

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Answered by Dr. Suresh Heijebu 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Possible common medical disorders listed. Low sugar should be considered

Detailed Answer:

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Considering your symptoms, the possibility of following medical conditions should be looked into

1. Sudden low blood glucose levels ( hypoglycemia)
2. Thyroid issues ( possible hyperfunctioning of gland)
3. Side effects of drugs like antidepressants, sedative and hypnotics
4. Relative dehydration.
5. Blood pressure fluctuations

Hope I have answered your query.

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu, General & Family Physician
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