David B. Reath, MD
Knoxville, TN (865) 450-9253

Botox for Sweating

Botox to Treat Sweating

Botox and Dysport have many other medical uses besides wrinkle-reduction. One of the most helpful is for controlling hyperhidrosis, a medical condition in which a person sweats excessively and unpredictably. People who are candidates for being treated with Botox for sweating usually perspire even when the temperature is cool and when they are not working out. Many people who suffer from this condition tell us that they get nervous because they sweat, then sweat more because they are nervous. It affects both men and women.

Botox can be a life-changing, temporary treatment for those suffering from severe underarm sweating. Both Botox and Dysport are FDA-approved for the treatment primary axillary hyperhidrosis. Small doses are injected into the underarm areas to temporarily block the nerves that stimulate sweating. Treatment with Botox for sweating lasts from 7 to 9 months.

People who have been treated with Botox for underarm sweating are some of the happiest patients because they can wear their favorite clothes and don’t have to worry when they take their jackets off.

Injectable Treatment for Excessive Underarm Sweating Cost per Treatment
Botox or Dysport $900

Note: This treatment is for the underarms only, it is not for the hands or feet.

Video: Botox for Sweating

On a recent Truth-O-Meter Tuesday video, Dr. Reath and Jill discuss using Botox or Dysport for treatment of hyperhydrosis.

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Every time we post new before and after photos on our website, we try to include a bit of information about the patient. Every now and then, a patient will write about his or her experience with us and how this has affected their lives. Here is a patient who struggled with hyperhidrosis (excessive underarm sweating) and was … Read more »

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