|1st choice||Aluminium chloride hexahydrate 20% in an alcoholic basis (Driclor®, Anhydrol Forte®)||Dose: |
Hyperhidrosis affecting axillae, hands or feet, apply liquid formulation at night to dry skin, wash off the following morning. Initially daily and then reduce frequency as condition improves- do not bathe immediately before use
- Aluminium chloride is a potent antiperspirant used in the treatment of hyperhidrosis.
- Botulinum toxin may be prescribed and administered by specialists for axillary hyperhidrosis.