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Can excess sweating be a symptom of having thyroid ?

ok I have Thyroid disease and parathyroid problems I have noticed that in the last 5 years I have started this sweating thing, any time I do any physical movements like at work or at home working I start this profuse sweating, my level was just checked and my thyroid meds were adjusted, people say it menopause but my california hormone test came back normal and that I m post menopausol, so cant explain the sweating thing, I work in a nursing home and I m soaked with sweat after about an hour of work, could it be my heart? or anxiety? I m embarssed and worried about this. Diane
Asked On : Thu, 7 Jul 2011
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welcome to healthcare magic
profuse sweating is due to anxiety.
I think u r very anxious about ur work and health.
be calm drink plenty of water daily.
do meditation twice a day.
use calc. carb 200 4 tabs twice a day for a week.
Answered: Thu, 7 Jul 2011
General Surgeon Dr. Swapnendu Sekhar Ghosh's  Response
welcome to healthcaremagic
you are having heat intolerance and your system is trying to keep your body temp within normal limit be excessive sweating and more so in hot and humid environment
post menopausal conditions and hyper thyroid conditions are both raise b m r and body temp and excessive sweating along with it
use of cotton clothes and that should be airy and loose fitting to reduce the sweating
you can consult gynecologist regarding h r t in post menopausal conditions and that may help you
to maintain good health you should take regular exercises and balanced healthy diets with plenty of fluids

Answered: Thu, 14 Jul 2011
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