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Hair loss due to hypothyroidism - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hey..
User :   I am suffering from Hyothyroidism
User :   and hence facing huge hariloss
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am taking eltroxin on a daily basis
Doctor :   since when you have this problem
User :   but it is not helping my hair loss problem..
User :   wat can i do about it?
User :   facing this since 4-5 yrs
Doctor :   are you taking any medications for hypothyroidism
User :   yes
User :   eltroxin
Doctor :   how much you are taking
Doctor :   hairloss occur in hypothyroidism
User :   as suggested by the doctor 1000 mcg..
Doctor :   Eat healthy foods like whch is rich in vitamins
User :   ok
Doctor :   like vegetables, fruits, salads
Doctor :   eat iodine rich foods
Doctor :   use iodinized salt for cooking

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