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Alopecia with dandruff remedy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i had some questions realted to alopecia erata
User :   i have hair growht problem in shaving area
User :   i also got injections for that but problem still persists
User :   i also dry dandruff which is quite itchy at time
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   please suggest
User :   Age ::30
User :   Gender :: Male
User :   Martial Status :: Unmarried
User :   Dependents ( Yes) :: Parents
User :   please suggest
Doctor :   are you diagnosed with alopecia areata
Doctor :   or are you thinking it yourself
User :   i have been diagnosed
User :   i also had medicnes from Baksons
User :   but of no use
User :   then i had injections in the area which acutally helped a bit
Doctor :   Who diagnosed it
User :   they diagnosed
Doctor :   SO how long it has been there
User :   almost 18 months
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Let me say some things
Doctor :   In approximately 50% of patients, hair will regrow within a year without any treatment
Doctor :   The longer the period of time of hair loss, the less likelihood that the hair will regrow.
User :   k see hair have regrown
Doctor :   Steroid injections, creams, are tried
User :   in the area where i had problem
Doctor :   but nothig is seems to be definite tx
Doctor :   ok
User :   but seems like some patches keep on popping up in shaving are
User :   area
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am very tense at times
Doctor :   A number of treatments are known to aid in hair regrowth. Multiple treatments may be necessary, and none consistently works for all patients.
User :   please suggest some thing
Doctor :   elimination of emotional stress is felt to be helpful.
User :   its true i have been under a bit of stress for soemt ime
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   You can try aromatherapy wiht lavender, cedaroil
User :   i am having Selenium 30 as of now
Doctor :   XXXXXXXX oik
User :   how do i go about aromatherapy
Doctor :   along with VITAMIN B5 PATOTHENIC ACID
Doctor :   one tablet daily
Doctor :   og GNC pharma
Doctor :   It is an antistress vitamin
Doctor :   Aromatherapy you can get that done at herbal centres
Doctor :   like ayush of hindustan level
User :   ok
User :   meanwhile should i go ahead with thse medicines
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
User :   ie Vitamin B5
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   yes
User :   yes
User :   and OG GNC Pharma
User :   what is that meant for
Doctor :   what is it
User :   og GNC Pharma
Doctor :   i mean the tablet of vitamin B5 is of gnc pharma
User :   ok
User :   apart from that any oher medicine whcih can help
User :   can i have aromatherpy at home
Doctor :   you can
Doctor :   but know the process of how to do it
User :   no i dont
Doctor :   You can take one or two sessions and then know them
Doctor :   you can do it at home
User :   are there any cases of Alopecia in shaving area
Doctor :   very rare
Doctor :   usually in scalp it happens
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   right one last thing VITAMIN B5 PATOTHENIC ACID can i purchase from market as well
Doctor :   You can but the one I proposed has no preservatives, no colors, no sugar, and no sodium
User :   ok
User :   any other suggestions or food restraints
Doctor :   no food restraints.
Doctor :   take more of root vegetables and green leafy vegetables
User :   ok one last thing any chances of this getting this cured
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   go through this link
User :   completely
User :   sir i have read a lot of information i know it is because of white blood cells
Doctor :   There is no permanent cure for this disease nor is there any universally proven treatment.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   the factors shouild be taken off
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   to reduce the further attacks
Doctor :   like the stress
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
Doctor :   bye
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