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How to get rid of pimples on head? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Mar-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:Doctor I have problem of pimples
Doctor:May I know your age ?
Doctor:And how long have you had them ?
User:It is not on my face
User:it is in my hairs
User:Age 25
Doctor:You mean your scalp / head ?
User:2 months
Doctor:such lesions in the head are due to oily hair and dandruff associated infections
Doctor:other conditions that can cause such issues include Sebaceous dermatitis
User:I do use more n more oil @ night
Doctor:are u using any medications or shampoos ?
User:not such frequently
User:but sometimes I do use
User:Dove shampoo
Doctor:you will need to use a shampoo called NIZORAL, 3 times a week , for 6 weeks
Doctor:this will help to resolve your symptoms
Doctor:In addition, you will have to avoid using too much of oil and keep your scalp clean by regular head washes
Doctor:Have u followed my suggestions ?
User:I will definately follow this
User:I have habit of using oil @ night
User:shall I removed this frm my daily routine?
Doctor:you can use it , but in less qty
User:Doctor one more thing
User:my knees and feets are giving so much pain @night
User:also when I wake up in the morning
User:I feel pretty tired
User:feels so much pain in knees @ morning
Doctor:do u sleep well at night ? how many hrs do u sleep ?
User:I sleep late
User:but definately more than 6 hours
Doctor:the cause of your issues, could be due to abnormal sleep habits
User:shall I take any calcium tablet?
User:what suggests?
Doctor:sleeping at proper time and avoiding watching TV and news at night should help
Doctor:your pain could be due to muscle pain , associated with lack of proper rest
Doctor:you can take a crocin tablet 500 mg , as needed basis
User:too much stress is the reason behind this may be
Doctor:probably the position u sleep, or the bed you sleep also needs a change
User:I will check it today itself
Doctor:practice meditation and avoid exercising at night
User:crocin tablet?
Doctor:stress relief will help, in resolution of all ur symptoms
User:I will do meditation from 2moro itself
User:Thank you doctor
Doctor:You are welcome
Doctor:take care and have a good evening
User:you too Doctor
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