- Getting a grip on sweaty hands. R.M.D. // Cortlandt Forum;9/25/96, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p140
Offers advice in treating hyperhidrosis in hands. Soaking the hands in tea to reduce the sweating.
- Botulinum toxin's benefits in axillary hyperhidrosis. Guttman, Cheryl // Dermatology Times;Aug2001, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p42
Reports that the intradermal injection of botulinum toxin type A (Botox) reduces axillary hyperhidrosis for six to seven months and even longer in some patients. Percentage decrease in sweat production at one week posttreatment; Reduction of the mean area of sweating; Adverse side effects.
- Cryosurgery for axillary hyperhidrosis. Ashby, E.C.; Williams, J. Li // British Medical Journal;11/13/1976, Vol. 2 Issue 6045, p1173
Examines surface nitrous oxide cryoprobe applications to women with axillary hyperhidrosis. Effects of an excessive axillary eccrine secretion; Ineffectiveness of conservative treatments; Use of Cervicodorsal sympathectomy in treating axillary hyperhidrosis.
- Early studies show botulinum toxin-A relieves hyperhidrosis. Sabbagh, Leslie // Dermatology Times;Jun98, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p11
Presents information on a study regarding the efficacy of botulinum toxin-A in the treatment of hyperhidrosis. Methodology of the study; Other uses of botulinum toxin; Results of the study.
- Clinical Briefs. Kuritzky, Louis // Internal Medicine Alert;4/15/2012 Supplement 2, p55
The article presents information on current medical treatment and prediction of disease including treatment of moderate-severe Alzheimer disease (AD), hyperhidrosis treatment along with systemic therapy and prediction of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) through baldness in males.
- Axillary hyperhidrosis, 20% aluminium chloride hexahydrate, and surgery. Rayner, C.R.W.; Ritchie, I.D.; Stark, G.P. // British Medical Journal;5/10/1980, Vol. 280 Issue 6224, p1168
Investigates the effectiveness of aluminum chloride hexahydrate in treating axillary hyperhidrosis patients waiting for surgery. Relief of symptoms; Method of drug administration to patients; Elimination of seasonal variation in severity symptoms.
- AKT answer relating to hyperhidrosis. // InnovAiT;Feb2012, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p127
The article provides an answer to a question related to the treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis using botulinum A toxin, ionotophoresis and aluminium salts.
- Botulinum toxin type A in treatment of bilateral primary axillary hyperhidrosis: randomised, parallel group, double blind, placebo controlled trial. Naumann, M; Lowe, N J // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/15/2001, Vol. 323 Issue 7313, p596
Conclusion: Botulinum toxin type A is a safe and effective treatment for primary axillary hyperhidrosis and produces high levels of patient satisfaction.
- Botulinum Toxin Consistently Aids Hyperhidrosis. Bowser, Andrew // Dermatology Times;Jun99, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p12
Reports on the effectiveness of injecting botulinum toxin to persons with sweaty palms, feet and axilla. Reduction of hyperhidrosis; Side effects; Percent reduction in sweat production; Duration of anhidrosis; Cost of the procedure.