Clonidine Treatment in Paroxysmal Localized Hyperhidrosis

Arieh Kuritzky, Rachel Hering, Geula Goldhammer, Marco Bechar

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

We report two cases of paroxysmal localized hyperhidrosis (PLH), a rare disorder usually of undetermined origin. The patients were treated with clonidine hydrochloride on the assumption that this paroxysmal phenomenon is of CNS origin, probably hypothalamic. Both patients responded favorably to treatment. In treating PLH, clonidine may serve as an alternative approach to local or surgical treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1210-1211
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Neurology
Volume41
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1984

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Clonidine Treatment in Paroxysmal Localized Hyperhidrosis'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this