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Prevention of hair fall, dandruff, hair is thin, full evacuation of urine not possible. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i wanted to have some tips on hair fall prevention
User :   my hairs have become thin though right now they are not falling
Doctor :   May I know from when do you have these problem?
User :   last 5 years
User :   my age is 30
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other associated symptoms along with hair fall like scalp infection or dandruff?
User :   initially i had dandruff when my hair started falling but with regular use of head sholder it got less.but hair had started falling
User :   right now i use head shoulder daily if i do not use for 3-4 days i ii have dandruff.
Doctor :   Okj
Doctor :   Do you have any baldness?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or consume alcohol?
User :   but overall the layer of hair is thin
Doctor :   OK
User :   no for smoke but i take breezers once a month or 2 month.
Doctor :   Did you get any health check ups or blood tests done recently?
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Did you get any investigations done recently?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i got cholestrol checked ldl was 170 in dec 10
Doctor :   After going through the description provided by you, I feel that you have hair fall due to dandruff.
User :   it was 130 in subsequent test in may 11 i took fibator for 4 weeks
Doctor :   The main treatment here would be antifungal shampoo for atleast 6 months.
Doctor :   In some cases it might require years too.
User :   ok
User :   then what do you suggest
Doctor :   You can apply KZ shampoo every alternate day.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Avoid combing of the hair after taking head bath.
Doctor :   Apply hair oil atleast an hour before taking head bath.
Doctor :   You can also apply a night before too.
Doctor :   Please get Thyroid profile checked once, as this too can cause loss of hair.
User :   what if i use this shampoo for ever
Doctor :   Yes, you can use for ever but every shampoo or medicines have there own side effects, so depending if you do not have any side effects then you can continue.
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   i had full body check up last year only ldl was found high no other problem
Doctor :   Any coconut hair oil will do which you prefer.
User :   yes i follow
User :   which oil u recommend
User :   ok
Doctor :   As you are 30 yrs old it is important to control cholesterol and it requires diet restriction and regular physical exercises.
Doctor :   Please follow exercises and avoid oily and fatty food.
Doctor :   Consume lots of green leafy vegetables and fruits.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Consider having vegetable salads before meals which would restrict the intake of the food and statisfy your hunger.
User :   shud i go for cholstrol check evry 6 months now
Doctor :   You can get the repeat lipid profile after 3 months.
Doctor :   And if this report everything is within normal limits then you can repeat it after a year.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please proceed.
User :   one more query
Doctor :   Ok
User :   sometime after having urine i have slight sensation and i am unable evacuate fully and 3-4 drops of urine come in my garments
Doctor :   Do you have any burning sensation while passing urine?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   slight sometime not always like right now since last 1-2 months it is negligible
Doctor :   Did you see any doctor for this problem?
User :   no
Doctor :   I feel that it might be due to urinary tract infection and you need to get urine routine and urine for culture and sensitivity to know the presence of infection.
Doctor :   Depending on the results treatment would follow and would be better to see a Urologist for complete examination.
User :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   Meanwhile consume lots of water and practise stopping and continuing passing urine while urinating which will help in controlling the stream of the urine.
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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