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Hair fall problem, receding hair line - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello Sir
User :   i have hair fall problem
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you suffering from this problem?
User :   2 years
User :   my age is 33
Doctor :   On an average how many hair do you lose in a day?
User :   that i cant guess
User :   but before this i have lot of hair
Doctor :   Are you suffering from bald spots?
User :   bald means ?
Doctor :   Do you have scalp areas where there is no hair at all?
Doctor :   Is your hair line receding?
User :   yes
User :   top of the hair
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical illness such as diabetes, high blood pressure?
User :   no
Doctor :   Are you on any pills/supplements?
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you seen any doctor in the past for this problem?
User :   yes
Doctor :   What was the opinion of your doctor?
User :   i used mintop
User :   1st when i meet doctor
Doctor :   Is it helping you?
User :   he told this is 1 st stage
User :   more time he told me hair problem not seen
Doctor :   Is the medication helping you?
User :   yes i dont know now that bottle name
User :   but he told me to use 2 month
User :   after that he told nme to use mintop
Doctor :   That is ok, but is mintop helping you?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me explain to you.
Doctor :   Just like growth happen, hair also needs to be replaced.
Doctor :   So all individuals are bound to lose some amount of hair.
Doctor :   This is considered significant and concerning problem
Doctor :   if the number of hair falling is more than 100 hair strands per day.
Doctor :   If there are more than 100 hair falling, then there could be factors apart contributing to it.
Doctor :   The most common factors which are known to contribute to this hair fall are
Doctor :   1. Stress, anxiety
Doctor :   2. Inadequate nutrition
Doctor :   3. Hormonal changes
Doctor :   4. Infection
Doctor :   5. Certain medication and so on.
Doctor :   Occasionally a cause may not be found.
Doctor :   Hair fall since they are part of normal body changes cannot be completely stopped.
Doctor :   However changes in the lifestyle and diet so that if the above factors are rectified can reduce the number of hair fall.
Doctor :   They should be implemented.
User :   any treatment can help me to get back new hair
Doctor :   Hair usually grow back slowly and gradually.
Doctor :   Mintop is one medication that is commonly used.
Doctor :   They help in increasing blood supply to the scalp, thus helping in improving nutrition and oxygen supply.
Doctor :   This is useful recovering hair lost.
Doctor :   Apart from this, multivitamin pills usage regularly, good quality (protein , vitamin and mineral rich) diet supplements will also help you.
Doctor :   You may add them to your lifestyle.
Doctor :   Apart from this other measures that you may need to opt are
Doctor :   1. Regular meals,
Doctor :   2. Regular use of antidandruff shampoo.
Doctor :   You may use Nizaral shampoos every alternate days.
Doctor :   3. Regular sleep
Doctor :   4. Exercises and relaxation techniques
Doctor :   5. Continued use of mintop as suggested.
Doctor :   6. Avoiding smoking and alcohol if any.
Doctor :   These few changes will help regain the hairs lost.
Doctor :   Rarely when all these measures fail to produce hair,
Doctor :   the last option of hair transplant is available.
Doctor :   You can undergo this procedure thus treating the lost hairs.
User :   i seen adversement of dr batra clinic
Doctor :   Dr. Batra clinic is a homeopathy based clinic.
Doctor :   They use supplements which help similarly, that is improving nutrition and increasing blood circulation.
Doctor :   My knowledge with regards to homeopathy is restricted.
Doctor :   and hence I am not the right person to comment on the effectiveness of those supplements.
Doctor :   You may try them.
Doctor :   Do you follow?
User :   but if not sure then i can not go their
User :   as per u
User :   i have stress and diet problem
User :   sleep prob also
Doctor :   Yes, stress, lack of sleep and improper diet may be the cause of hair fall.
Doctor :   I recommend you to rectify these.
User :   yes
Doctor :   They form the first line of treatment in treating your problem.
User :   i have heat problem also
Doctor :   Continue to use mintop as suggested.
User :   but i used it only for treatment purpose
User :   for 2 month
Doctor :   As homeopathy medications have less sideeffects, you may contact Dr. Batra clinic for those supplements.
User :   but its costly also
User :   appx
User :   10-20 k
User :   some peolpe telling me that
Doctor :   If cost is a factor, then you can add simple multivitamin pills such as zincovit one capsule a day for 2 months
User :   hair cannot come back
User :   some times i feel
User :   weakness also
User :   and i have toilet problem due to
User :   no time of dinner and sleep
Doctor :   These measures with lifestyle changes and mintop will help you.
User :   that i observed
Doctor :   What people told you is not entirely true.
Doctor :   If these supplements are not helping you, then you can go for hair transplantation.
Doctor :   This is procedure where hair follicles are placed on the lost areas.
Doctor :   hair grow from these follicles.
User :   zincovit
User :   have no any side effect
Doctor :   No, zincovit has no side effects.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   ok
User :   no
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
User :   wait pls
Doctor :   Bye for now.
User :   r u t
User :   ?
Doctor :   Yes.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   i seen adv
User :   in tv\
User :   keshranjana
User :   not exact name
User :   appx
User :   1000 rs bottile
User :   telescoy
User :   ot any other channel
User :   i will see exact name and
User :   i will consult again
User :   with u
Doctor :   Ok
User :   XXXXXXXX choudhary
User :   in that add
Doctor :   I am not sure of the add which you are referring to.
Doctor :   However the effectiveness of those are not proved scientifically.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I would instead suggest you a healthy lifestyle with good sleep, proper nutrition, nutritional supplements and mintop as advised
Doctor :   instead of spending money on unknown products.
Doctor :   Hope that is clear to you.
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   yes
User :   thx
User :   bye sir
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.,
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