Do you often need to treat night sweats?
Night sweats are also known as night sweats.
Refers to sweating after falling asleep and ending immediately after waking.
Most of them are evidence of toil, especially those with yin deficiency, and those with yin fire or liver heat.
Sweating is a normal physiological phenomenon of the human body.
In hot weather, too thick clothes, hot soup, emotional excitement, exercise, etc., sweating increases, which is normal.
When experiencing evil, sweating is also a method of exorcising evil.
However, Chinese medicine believes that “sweat is the fluid of the heart”, which is transformed by essence and cannot be over-exhausted.
Excessive sweating is a pathological phenomenon.
The first difference for night sweats is physiological night sweats or pathological night sweats.
Sometimes sweating is a common symptom of tuberculosis, hyperthyroidism, diabetes, and tumors, so night sweats should also rule out the existence of other diseases.
According to the clinical manifestations of night sweats patients, they can generally be divided into light, medium and heavy types: light night sweats: those who have fallen asleep deeply, such as sweating easily at about 5 am or 1-2 hours before waking.
The amount of sweat is reduced, and only a little sweat is felt in the whole body or some parts of the body after waking up, and no sweat is released again after waking up.
It is generally not accompanied by discomfort.
Medium-sized night sweats: Sweat can be released shortly after falling asleep, and even sleep can be soaked. Sweating will stop after waking up. After removing the sweat from the body, it will stop sweating.
Patients with this type of night sweats often have a dry sensation, and sometimes feel dry and pharyngeal after waking up.
People with heavy night sweats: When they fall asleep shortly before or when they fall asleep, they sweat a lot at night, and they wake up after sweating. After waking up, sweat can converge, and when they fall asleep, they can sweat again.
Sweating is large, sweat is often salty, or sweaty mixed with sweat odor.
If you sweat heavily, you can soak the bedding, and you can’t sleep well if you change your sleepwear many times a night.
Such patients are often accompanied by an obvious feeling of heat and irritability. After sweating, their mouths become dry and dry, and they like to drink cold water.
Usually accompanied by low fever or hot flashes, five upset fever, redness, dizziness, weight loss, tiredness, dark urine, low urine output, dry stool.
Mild and medium night sweats do not cause much physical injury, but patients with heavy night sweats often lead to a deterioration of their condition over time, which develops into “out of symptoms”, which seriously threatens the health of patients.
Therefore, it is recommended that patients be treated under the guidance of a doctor, while paying special attention to self-care.
Suggestion: Spicy hot food should be fasted. Do not drink alcohol. You can eat more fresh vegetables such as Yuyin to clear the heat, so that the normal secretion function of sweat glands can be restored on the basis of healthy body.