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Will taking pilocarpine make me sweat a lot?

Pilocarpine can make you sweat more than normal, which can reduce the amount of fluid in your body. Drink lots of liquids so you do not become dehydrated. Talk to your doctor about ways you can increase your fluid consumption and stay hydrated while taking pilocarpine. Also, be careful when you are exercising or outside in humid or warm temperatures. Talk to your doctor about additional ways to deal with increased sweating.

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