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Anti-fungal shampoo for dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   can u suggest me which shampoo needs to be used for dandruff
User :   i forgot the shampoo name
Doctor :   Any antifungal shampoo like Nizral Or Selsun is effective in most.
User :   i have been using selsun since two months but no use
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any rash in your scalp/
User :   no
Doctor :   Is there any patchy hair loss?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You can try Nizral Shampoo
User :   ok
Doctor :   You should shampoo atleast twice a week
Doctor :   even more
User :   can u suggest one more shampoo name
Doctor :   but at least twice a week you should use the shampoo
User :   ok
User :   any ayurvedic shampoo
Doctor :   Dandrid is also good
Doctor :   SELDRUFF PLUS is the same as Selsun
User :   is it ayurvedic
Doctor :   Ayurvedic shampoos of Himalaya and Ayur are good
User :   name please
Doctor :   For tar based and Salicylic acid based shampoos you need a dermatologist prescription.
Doctor :   I am not aware of the Ayurvedic brands
Doctor :   As we are mostly familiar with Allopathic medicines
User :   ok
User :   any medicine
Doctor :   As I have mentioned the stronger shampoos and the antifungal medicines
User :   tablets
Doctor :   are prescriptioned based
Doctor :   That has to be done by
Doctor :   a Dermatologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no
User :   bye
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User :   no
User :   thnx
User :   which form
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form ?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
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