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Baldness,constant hair fall since 8 years

i am experiencing female pattern baldness . i am having continuous hair fall for the past 8 years. i have used minoxidil 2% for 2 years as per the doctor s advice. but it didnt give me the visible improvement. now i am using placentrex mixed with coconut oil on my scalp? will that alone help me to regain my hair. since my childhood i didnt have healthy & dense hair. is that a genetic problem. will i get strong dense hair? my hb is 9.8 gm/dl. i dont have thyroid disorder .
Asked On : Tue, 10 Apr 2012
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Oncologist 's  Response
The drugs you are using are used mainly for alopecia. Please get your thyroid function tests done. You might be suffering from hypothyroidism.
Secondly please see you don't have dandruf.
Avoid oily foods. If you are having any mental strain please reduce it by appropriate measures.
Answered: Tue, 10 Apr 2012
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Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon Dr. Vikram Jeet Singh Dhingra's  Response
Dear Barvin,
Thanks for coantacting hcm,
Considering your problem I would first like to know the pattern of hair in your family, both from your mother side and father side, especially in the females. In case it is running in the family, we dont have many medicines to stop female patter genetic loss. However hairtransplant is a good option to go in for.
Minoxidil will help you to reduce it to some extent and may delay your hair fall.
you can increase the concentration to 5% in case you feel confortable.
Warm regards...
Answered: Tue, 15 May 2012
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