Oxybutynin as an alternative treatment for hyperhidrosis*

  title={Oxybutynin as an alternative treatment for hyperhidrosis*},
  author={S{\'e}rgio Delort and Evaldo Marchi and Marcos Ant{\^o}nio Corr{\^e}a},
  booktitle={Anais brasileiros de dermatologia},
Hyperhidrosis is the excessive production of sweating, which can be primary and focal or secondary to various pathologies. The exact cause of primary focal hyperhidrosis is still unknown, although a genetic basis is recognized, and its prevalence varies from 1% to 2.8%. The most affected sites are the armpits, palms, soles and face. It causes much discomfort, affects the quality of life, and is estimated to be undervalued by health professionals. Many treatment options are proposed, both… CONTINUE READING

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