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Treatment for hair loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How may i help you?
User :   Hello sir ..good evening
User :   my hairs are falling
User :   so wanted to know how can it be prevented
Doctor :   Your age? and since when
User :   age: 29 yrs
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me breif you
Doctor :   Start with
Doctor :   Hair fall is common in every one
User :   and falling from last fewmonths
User :   ok...
Doctor :   depends on your stress and daily lifestyle their may be increased
Doctor :   Do you smoke? consume alcohol?
Doctor :   And in a lot of stress
User :   no alcohol
Doctor :   Are you sleep patterns and food habits regular?
User :   stress sometimes yes
User :   i take about 7-8 hrs sleep daily
Doctor :   And do you have a fmily history of hair fall
User :   food habbit is also ok, i refer home food ..and i am vegetarian +Egg
User :   yes my father has very little hair on his head
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thats fine
Doctor :   See then you should start with some supplemenst s
Doctor :   Tab TRICOVIT for three months twice daily
User :   will it have any side effect
User :   ?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Its a protein supplement
Doctor :   And good for you
User :   one more thing, about 11 weeks back i underwent heart surgery
User :   it was aortic valve replacement
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and i am under blood thinning medicine
Doctor :   That has no effect son hair fall
User :   ok
Doctor :   Probably ECOSPIRIN
User :   no..i am not taking Ecospirin, that i took just for one week
Doctor :   Then no issues at all
User :   I am taking Acitrom 2 mg, and Cardace 5 mg daily
Doctor :   Start following healthy diet, proper sleep
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Avoid using hair dyes or colour
User :   i don't do
Doctor :   Then it fine
User :   any other precaustions?
User :   i use Head & Shoulder shampoo 2 times in a week
Doctor :   I guess there is nothing more you require
Doctor :   Thats ok
Doctor :   Because you have proper sleeep and diet
User :   thank you sir..1 more thing
Doctor :   And no habits
Doctor :   proceed
User :   i have some frontal baldness, i don;t think that new hairs will grow on that place
Doctor :   Then you can also opt for hair transplants
User :   what can be done for that
User :   ok..
User :   how safe is the hair transplant
Doctor :   Its fine and safe very minimal side effects
User :   do you have any idea, approx how much it would cost and any good clinic in Bangalore
Doctor :   Approx 30,000 per sitting
Doctor :   And require atleast 3 sittings
User :   ohh..its costly o
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Cosmetic surgeries
User :   do u have idea about any clinic in banglore, i can then visit
Doctor :   Sorry we dont have any in our database
User :   ok..thats fine
User :   TRICOVIT, should i take this post meal?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   does this tablet come with different mgs
User :   i mean dose
Doctor :   yES
Doctor :   You will require 5 mg
Doctor :   Twice daily
User :   5 mg in morning and 5 mg in evening, total 10 mg it right?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok..
User :   and how many days should i take this
Doctor :   Three months
User :   ok
User :   if i have to talk with you next time, how can i do that
Doctor :   I am available only in the night
Doctor :   So you can come online between 10 to 6 am
User :   ok..
Doctor :   And ask for me your chat will be transfered
Doctor :   wishing you a speedy recovery
User :   may i know yr good name sir
User :   i am sorry, u had mentioned in start of chat..
User :   it was not to chat with you..
User :   thank you very much :-)
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Wishing you a speedy recovery
User :   thank you sir
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   bye
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