Effectiveness of Oral Glycopyrrolate Use in Compensatory Hyperhidrosis Patients

  title={Effectiveness of Oral Glycopyrrolate Use in Compensatory Hyperhidrosis Patients},
  author={Tai Kyung Gong and Dong Sung Kim},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of pain},
Compensatory hyperhidrosis or reflex hyperhidrosis is the increase in sweating in the postoperative stage of thoracic sympathectomy or lumbar sympathectomy. It shares several features with anxiety disorders and has a negative impact on a patient's quality of life. Oralglycopyrrolate is one of the treatment options available. This study reviewed case notes in a series of 19 patients with compensatory hyperhidrosis. We made a comparison between the Milanez de Campos score of a pre-glycopyrrolate… CONTINUE READING


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