Medications that can cause night sweats

Night sweats are a common side effect of many medications, such as:

  1. Depression medications (antidepressants)
  2. Hormone-blocking drugs used to treat certain cancers (hormone therapy)
  3. Drugs used to treat diabetes (if the level of sugar in your blood gets too low) (hypoglycemic agents)

Medical conditions that can cause night sweats

Diseases and conditions that can cause night sweats include:

  1. Ansiedad
  2. Autoimmune disorders
  3. (damage to your autonomic nerves)
  4. Brucelosis (a bacterial infection)
  5. (a certain type of cancerous tumor in your intestines)
  6. Drug addiction (substance use disorder) (alcohol, opioids, cocaine, cannabis, benzodiazepines)
  7. (an infection of your heart valves)
  8. Linfoma de Hodgkin (enfermedad de Hodgkin) (Hodgkin's disease)
  9. (overactive thyroid)
  10. Mielofibrosis (a bone marrow disorder)
  11. (a bone infection)
  12. Feocromocitoma (a rare adrenal gland tumor)
  13. Pyogenic abscess (a pus-filled cavity caused by an infection)
  14. Trastornos del sueño (such as obstructive sleep apnea)
  15. Accidente cerebrovascular
  16. Siringomielia (a fluid-filled cyst in the spinal cord)
  17. Thyroid disease
  18. Tuberculosis

Las causas que aquí se muestran se asocian comúnmente con este síntoma. Trabaja con tu médico u otro profesional de atención médica para obtener un diagnóstico preciso.

March 01, 2017