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Hair fall causing baldness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hi
User :   Regarding hair fall
User :   Iam 30,Male.
Doctor :   How long you have this problem
User :   last 6,7 years
User :   I tried ayurveda,and english medicine too. But no change at all .
Doctor :   Do you have thin hair
User :   I didn't get , thin hair ?
Doctor :   Hair thinning?
Doctor :   I mean less hair
User :   yes, front side bit bald.
User :   Back side i have lot of hairs.
Doctor :   Do you have complete baldness?
User :   No.
Doctor :   So you have frontal hair line recession
Doctor :   right/
User :   yes, regularly am taking bath in cold water only
Doctor :   Do you have dandruff or any scalp infection?
User :   Previously dadruff was there , but last 1 year ,no dandruff problem.
User :   Is it possible to stop, the hair fall.
Doctor :   Does the hair fall run in families
User :   My father is having this pblm and he is 75 and bald. But brothers have no such problem
Doctor :   ok if it runs in family nothing much can be done except for scalp transplant
Doctor :   however good diet can decrease the hair fal
Doctor :   with Vitamin C and silica components
User :   what abt the usage of Coverit solution 5%. And it will be fine if u can tell me the proper diet pattern.
Doctor :   A wholesome diet, rich in silica, calcium and iron, will help reduce or prevent hair loss. Green, leafy vegetables, especially sea vegetables, are good mineral sources. Raw oats provide silica. Dried fruits and cherry juice are rich sources of iron.
Doctor :   other organ meat, whole grain cereals, eggs, dates, and raisins.
User :   Usage of coverit solution 5% & finax tablet ?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is it gud to use Coverit solution 5% and finax tablet for hair growth ?
Doctor :   Who gave the Coverit
Doctor :   It is used for hair growth
Doctor :   Finax is finasteride tablet
User :   Once i consulted a doctor he suggested me to use Coverit solution 5% & Finasteride tablet.
Doctor :   Finasteride blocks the activity of 5 DHT hormone
Doctor :   which is the cause of the hair loss problem
Doctor :   Minoxidil is used for Bp but on topical lotion it is said that it grows hair
User :   So finax tablet is not to be used for hair fall pblm.
Doctor :   It is used
Doctor :   for it only
Doctor :   I am tellijng you the mechanism of the action
User :   Ok
Doctor :   How is teh response now
Doctor :   If you are already on the medicines i can suggest you is to go for diet modification
Doctor :   too
User :   Am feeling bit comfortable now.
Doctor :   ok continue with them
Doctor :   add the diet too
User :   Morning Chappthi/Kerala puttu. 1.00 lunch with sambar/side dish, night 3chappathi+rice and on sundays chicken curry + rice.
Doctor :   Be careful during sex
User :   Am a batchelor and planning to marry in next 6 month.
Doctor :   it is said the pregnancy women should nt be contacted with
Doctor :   Its ok then
Doctor :   Stop this before you get married and participate
Doctor :   in sex
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Bye
User :   Whether my diet pattern is ok or to be changed ?
Doctor :   I have given you the diet modification
Doctor :   with Vitamin C iron, silica
Doctor :   You can ask the dietician for the diet with these content
Doctor :   This site is good and you can ask the dietician response
Doctor :   OK
User :   Ok Thanks a lot for u r gud suggestions.
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