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    Condition: Excessive Sweating
    8/7/2018 5:00:28 PM

    Reviewer: gsrp, 19-24 on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was so embarrassed of my underarm sweating problems for soooo long. It never smelled, but I always wore black/white or tank tops with cardigans to avoid any visible wet marks. I don't know why it took me so long but I finally reached out to my primary and she prescribed this. As with others, the first application did sting. Since then, I notice that it only stings if I put on too much or rig ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Excessive Sweating
    4/23/2018 10:14:30 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I think the trick with drysol for me has been to not apply it right after shaving. It's an incredible product. No deodorant has worked even remotely like this product.

    Condition: Excessive Sweating
    9/23/2017 1:04:10 AM

    Reviewer: morgan, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have just started using this product and it has helped my sweating dramatically. I don't know if I'm having a allergic reaction to it but when I apply it, it burns so badly. It burns, stings, itches, and I have a rash. The area around my arm pit is bright red and splotchy, it also is highly itchy and stings/burns very bad. It is more pain than discomfort. I have never experienced anythin ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Excessive Sweating
    5/22/2017 1:07:02 AM

    Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    i always forget to put it on but when i do its really messy and the applicator thing doesn't ever really work. but the medicine works.

    Condition: Excessive Sweating
    1/24/2017 1:38:16 PM

    Reviewer: samkthecanadian, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Okay, story time: I've always sweat a lot, and it's super embarrassing. I couldn't wear light coloured shirts because I'd have giant pit stains, and after a few wears, the shirts would become stained yellow and were basically ruined. My wardrobe consisted of dark blue, navy, dark grey and black shirts. If I wore any type of coloured shirt, I'd have to wear a black cardigan over ... Show Full Comment

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