My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Ask Your Question

WebMD Answers

120 Characters remaining
120 Characters remaining
  • First, try and keep your question as short as possible.
  • Include specific words that will help us identify questions that may already have your answer.
  • If you don't find your answer, you can post your question to WebMD Experts and Contributors.

Close

Posted: | Report This Report Question |
2 Answers
3 Helpful Votes
Q.

Have COPD, with recent onset of heavy night sweats. Why?

Recovering from pneumonia.

 

Answers from Contributors (1)

4 Answers
21 Helpful Votes
A.
I'm not familiar with COPD but I do know that an increased heart rate causes night sweats. I had them for years, turned out eating right before I slept was increasing my heart rate.. even just that subtly it caused me to think I was having early menopause! lol 

The opinions expressed here are solely those of the User.down arrowThe opinions expressed here are solely those of the User.
User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource, but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice. Please see the
bottom of the page for more information or visit our Terms and Conditions.up arrow

Posted:
| Report This Report Answer

Was this helpful?

YesNo

Thanks for your feedback.

14 of 19 found this helpful