Primary Hyperhidrosis affects at least 1% of the population
Excessive sweating can be caused as a result of another condition you may have, a side effect of medication you may be on or occur for no obvious reason. It is essentially a result of overactivity of the nerves supplying the sweat glands.
The result of the excessive sweating can lead to the affected areas being visibly damp causing embarrassment for the sufferer or make everyday tasks difficult.
Treatments for excessive sweating with Panakeia (UK).
A very effective and proven treatment for Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating is Botulinum Toxin injections. This drug blocks the activity of the nerves that supply the sweat glands thus reducing the amount of sweat the body produces. It is a quick and relatively painless procedure when anaesthetic cream is used with results that can last up to 6 months.