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Prescribed Ecophane for minor hair loss. Any side effects ?

Hi doctor, i have minor hair loss and i visited a doctor and he prescribed ECOPHANE for me, i would like to know if there is any side affects. also the dosage he prescribed is 1 tablet a day, but i read on the net that for the adult the dosage is 2 tablets a day, would you help me with that please? i would greatly appreciate that.
Asked On : Tue, 11 Dec 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi,
There could be multiple causes of hair loss and a proper treatment can only be instituted once the underlying cause has been detected. It is highly imperative that one should get the hair analysed by a dermatologist to detect the cause of hair fall, so that most suitable treatment regime can be suggested. Ecophane is basically a supplement containing copper, manganese, spirulina etc which might help in hair fall. If your doctor has suggested a single tablet, follow your doctor's discretion and continue with the same at least for a month to notice favourable response if any. Take care.
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Dr kalpana
Answered: Wed, 12 Dec 2012
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