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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi AAAAAAA
User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   actually am suffering from hair loss
User :   can u help me out
Doctor :   How long have you had this problem?
User :   from past 4 years
Doctor :   Hair loss is a dfficult problem to cure, but if you can answer a few questions
User :   ok
User :   i will
Doctor :   so that i can try to find the cause- then i can give you suggestions
Doctor :   Do you have any problem like dandruff on your scalp?
User :   yes
Doctor :   did the hair fall start first/ or the dandruff?
User :   am using so many shampoos to remove dat
User :   first dandruff
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How old are you/ what work do you do?
User :   am 25 year old
User :   Software Engg..
Doctor :   when you use the shampoos does your dandruff
Doctor :   / hairfalldecrease for some time?
User :   Nop
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
User :   No
User :   am healthy
Doctor :   is there a specific area of the scalp that is affected/ or is it all over?
User :   except this hair falling problem
Doctor :   what shampoos have you tried so far?
User :   ya, forehead
Doctor :   have you consulted a specailist to have your hair examined?
User :   clinic plus
User :   No, not yet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please use nizoral shampoo
User :   ok
Doctor :   for one week
Doctor :   if you see a significant difference
User :   but how it will help to control hairloss
Doctor :   Dandruff is one of the causes for hairloss
User :   ok
Doctor :   once you get rid of the dandruff the hair loss should also reduce
User :   ok fine
User :   is our hairs grow again
Doctor :   if your hair loss continues even after the dandruff is treated
Doctor :   pls contact us again/ contact a specialist for a hair examination
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   yes
User :   IS new hairs grow in our head
User :   ??
Doctor :   hair keeeps growing all the time
User :   Is there any treatment for dat?
Doctor :   if one falls another grows
Doctor :   you start noticing hair fall
User :   But if the hair falls with root
Doctor :   when the rate of fall is faster
Doctor :   than the rate at which the hair is growing
User :   the hairs which i already hav are growing, but am asking is new hairs are growing?
Doctor :   new hairs grow all the time- even if it falls off from the root/ or is pulled out a new hair can still grow
User :   ok
User :   but in bald head, hairs are not growing why?
User :   I mean new hairs
Doctor :   there are lots of causes for total baldness
Doctor :   It is hereditary in most cases
User :   OK,fine
User :   Is there any other medicines to help new hairs to grow?
Doctor :   you can try Mintop solution- it is for local application on the scalp
Doctor :   it increases bloos supply to your scalp
Doctor :   so your hair gets more nourishment
Doctor :   *blood
User :   OK
User :   where i can get this?
User :   is it available in any medical shop?
User :   how to use?
Doctor :   you can buy this as an OTC [ without prescription] at any pharmacy
Doctor :   apply ono the affected areas- but afeter the dandruff is treated
User :   ok
User :   thank u very much madam
Doctor :   you are welcome;
thanks for consulting us; bye for now
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