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Having dandruff problem. Suggest the treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Aug-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:Hello Doctor!!!
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:My problem is Dandruff
User:I have tried different Anti-Dandruff Shampoos.. but it is not getting completely cured..
Doctor:May I know your age?
Doctor:Since when are you having this issue?
User:for the past 1 year
Doctor:Dandruff is caused by a strain of fungus. I suggest medicated shampoo's to my patients.
Doctor:I'll refer you couple of brand names. You can check at your pharmacy and take one of it.
User:sure.. thanks
Doctor:1. Nizoral antidandruff shampoo.
Doctor:2. 8x shampoo
Doctor:You can try one of the brands.
User:ok fine..
Doctor:Use this shampoo on your scalp and not just washing hair.
Doctor:Use it thrice a week.
User:is it ok to use Conditioner as well
User:along with is Shampoo
Doctor:You can check for its response after 2-3 weeks.
Doctor:You can use your regular conditioner too.
User:ok fine.. and I will be get this brand in all local pharmacy rite
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Yes. You will be able to get one of it at any pharmacy.
User:ok fine..
Doctor:You can contact us, if you have any problem in getting it.
Doctor:Do you have any other question?
User:no doctor!!! thanks a lot for your time
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:I also see that you have
Doctor:posted me a question too on Ask a Doctor.
Doctor:If your problem is addressed, can i disregard this query.
User:only after posting the question and got to know that there is a live chat option
Doctor:No, problem.
User:yes please
Doctor:Thanks again for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:no.. sorry!!1
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