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Which treatment is advised for hair loss and dandruff ?

hi doc... i am a 20 year old name is manu... and from around 9- 10 months i am loosing my hair...the get removed from their roots....i have curly hairs...earlier i use to wash my hair after 5 to 6 days ...but now it has come to 2,3 to 4 days ....and there is lot of itching in my head(hairs)....and this itching increases with the time i dont wash my hairs...and along with this in winters i had dandraff too,which has decreased now but not vanished on the whole.....i am very disturbed...due to my hair loss ....i had very healty and heavy curly soft hairs earlier...plz help me with some treatments...i have tried lots of home neem boilde in water,mehendi, curd ,egg ,and many shampoos....plz help me doc...i will be very thankfull for this....
Asked On : Sun, 12 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
For itching you can use any good steroid lotion over the scalp.
Along with this a good shampoo and a conditioner would be good.
Answered: Mon, 13 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Bharat Chawda's  Response
Hi! Manu,
Welcome To HealthcareMagic forum,

There are various reason for hair loss in females,like iron deficiency,hormonal,stress,wrong use of shampoo or conditioner, change of place ,thyroid problem,any chronic illness,zinc or copper deficiency ,use of straighteners etc..You should also rule out a common hormonal condition called POLY CYSTIC OVARY DISEASE.
So one needs a complete work up and then decide for treatment .
The basic treatment includes use of minoxidil solution,biotin,zinc ,copper, iron supplements,amino acids etc.

Healthy life style ,proper intake of water,good sleep in night also helps a lot.
Apart from this we in Apollo hospital have lasers too to stop hair loss ,It is a US FDA approved laser .We also do MESOTHERAPY ,which are nothing but small injection of essential elements given directly over scalp .A combination of above all works best.

Hope this answers your query.

Wish you good health,

Dr.Bharat chawda

Answered: Sun, 12 Jun 2011
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