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Treatment to reduce and prevent dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   i have dandruff problem
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   it is being with me for 6 years
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What medications are you using for this?
User :   some shampoo which cures it for some day
Doctor :   Ok
User :   then it will be back again
Doctor :   Have you gotten yourself examined by a dermatologist?
User :   not specifically
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
Doctor :   You should wash your hair twice a week.
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Selsun shampoo for dandruff.
User :   i wash it 5 to 6 days a weak
Doctor :   You should get some sun exposure before 10am and after 4pm
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ya one of my doctor prescribed it
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Was it useful?
User :   i said a shampoo no it includes sunsel also
User :   some wat
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but not yet cured
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so much worried about my loss of hair
Doctor :   Then I suggest that you use Nizral Shampoo.
Doctor :   It is also effective.
Doctor :   The loss of hair could be due to less nutrition.
User :   both the name i have heared and i was about to use nizaral, but unfortunately it was out of stock
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i will surely try it..
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Nizral for 1-2 months
User :   but i doubt it will cure it fully
Doctor :   For the hair loss, since when are you have this problem?
Doctor :   It will take time for dandruff to reduce, if Nizral is not effective you may have to take oral medicines
User :   because all these are usefull for a week.. hair fall are in the places where the dandruff scales are there
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then you may need oral medicines after getting examined with a dermatologist
User :   for 6 yrs i have this problem
Doctor :   Ok
User :   before that i have got good hair
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I also suggest that you use WOMEN'S ULTRA HAIR NOURISH 1 tab daily after food.
User :   my father.. grand father have good hair till now
User :   thanks doctor
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Doctor :   Anything else?
User :   nothing doctor... thanks a lot
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