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Remedy for dandruff problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   wats the remedy for dandruf
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   male
User :   software professional
Doctor :   ok
User :   single
User :   82 kgs
User :   170 cms
User :   dependants yes
Doctor :   how long you have this dandruff problem?
User :   for around 3 years
User :   and my hair is falling off too
User :   pl help
Doctor :   any shampoo are u using as of now
Doctor :   are you there
User :   yes nivea men mild shampoo
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did this shampoo give u any relief
User :   no not much
Doctor :   How many hairs do you lose daily approximately
User :   for one day tat s it
Doctor :   ok
User :   second day again it starts to shed scales
Doctor :   ok
User :   quite many
Doctor :   How many hairs do you lose daily approximately
Doctor :   ok
User :   a large amount
Doctor :   u can use this shampoo SELSUN 2.5% twice weekly for 1 month
Doctor :   if the problem persists u need to consult a dermatologist
User :   oh ok
User :   hmmmm ok fine
Doctor :   ur hair fall can be due to dandruff
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
Doctor :   are you there
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