Hi I have Connective Tissue Disease, plus Thyroid Disease and Pernicious Anaemia and one other autoimmune that so far my Rheumatologisst has been unable to name!!! . I am have a difficult and embarrassing time with sweats. They are disturbing what precious tiny amount of sleep I get and during the day they are very embarrassing as I go from feeling cold to being unbearably hot! My colleagues at work think I am nuts as a rush to open windows etc. - then 10 minutes later I rush to close them as I am freezing!! Is this inability to control body temperature related to the above conditions and is there anything I can do to help control this?View Thread
Hi Atti Thank you so much for your kind reply. I did wonder whether this was a side effect of medication I started taking 5 weeks ago - hydroxychloroquine - but I looked this up and it didn't appear to be a side effect. I do take thyroxine - but my levels were checked a couple of months ago and were okay. I am due to see my Rheumatologist at the beginning of April and will mention this to him.View Thread
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