Excessive Sweating, Fatigue, Hot Flashes And Muscle Weakness

Reviewed on 10/31/2022

Hot flashes are a characteristic symptom of hormone changes such as the menopausal transition in women. Excessive sweating can relate to strenuous exercise or environmental factors. Muscle weakness can be seen with certain chronic conditions such as multiple sclerosis. Because these symptoms can occur with a wide variety of conditions, it is important to pay attention to all your symptoms and report them accurately to your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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