Heat intolerance is the inability to be comfortable when external temperatures rise.
Heat intolerance often produces a feeling of being overheated and can cause heavy sweating. Heat intolerance usually comes on slowly and lasts over the long-term.
Keep room temperature at a comfortable level. Drink plenty of fluids.
Call your health care provider if you have persistent and unexplained heat intolerance.
Your health care provider will take a medical history and perform a physical examination.
Medical history questions may include:
Tests that may be performed include:
After seeing your health care provider:
You may want to add a diagnosis related to heat intolerance to your personal medical record.
Sensitivity to heat; Intolerance to heat