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Suffering with severe hair fall on scalp and eyebrow, dandruff. Remedy?

Respected Sir, I am 23 years old girl. i am suffering from too much hair fall and dandruff from about 5 years. I lost a good amount of hair (more than 400) daily. I have taken some precautions to prevent it. But there is no any changed. Please tell me some remedies or medicine which are easily available but not costly and give better result. I also face eye brow hair fall problem. I lost my eyebrow hair more than 10 daily. I am waiting for your reply....
Asked On : Tue, 2 Oct 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Jun 2015
Hello dear,

Causes of hair loss/thinning of hair are:
1. Environmental factors
2. Stress
3. Deficiency of certain minerals, vitamins & amino acids in diet. e.g. Iron, zinc, Vit B complex, lysine.
4. Hormonal factors. e.g. Thyroxine
5. Any incidence of surgery, shock, etc.

Management includes:
1. Treating the underlying cause
2. Avoidance of stress
3. Dietary modifications
4. Minoxidil solution to be applied locally to stimulate the hair follicles
5. Multivitamin & multi mineral supplementation

But these medications have to be used regularly under the guidance of a hair loss tends to return on stoppage of these medications.

And before initiation of these medications, the problem of dandruff should be addressed.

Dandruff is basically Seborrheic dermatitis & can be treated with shampoos or lotion containing salicylic acid, coal tar, ketoconazole, or selenium. will be better to consult a Dermatologist to find out the underlying cause & start treatment accordingly.

There is nothing to worry.

Wishing you a Good Health. Let me know if I need to clarify further.
Thanks & take care.
Answered: Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Das Arindam's  Response
Sep 2012
Hello, welcome to HCM. 
Normaly dandruff is a cause of excessive hair fall
So,You have to follow following instructions.
 1.Don't use oil. 
2.Every day wash your scalp with selsun shampoo.
 3.In summer wash your scalp two times in a day.
 4.Take fresh fruit and fresh vegitables
. 5.Take adequite amount of water. 
6.Avoid fast food. 
7.Use selsun shampoo on your eyebrow.
But keep it away from eyes.
So, don't worry be happy.
Answered: Tue, 2 Apr 2013
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