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Having hair fall problem. what could be the reason? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 03-Jun-2013
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User:i have a rapid hair fall but dont know wat is the reason for the same
Doctor:Good afternoon
User:good afternoon
User:k this is XXXXXX
Doctor:Hi XXXXXX
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:27 years
Doctor:Anaemia is a common cause of hair loss
User:how can i prevent the same
User:day by day i m finding it that i m loosing lot of hair
Doctor:Please get your hemoglobin checked
Doctor:If the value is less than 10, you need to start on iron supplements
User:does ac cause this
Doctor:Yes, it does affect the hair
User:how can i prevent hairs with ac
User:is there any remedy for this
Doctor:You need to stay away from prolonged exposure to AC
User:i cannot do so because at my office it has become a compulsion
Doctor:Keep your hair covered too
Doctor:I understand
Doctor:For sometime, keep your hair covered
Doctor:also, Hypothyroidism is a common cause of hairloss in women
User:right now i m using panthanjalis hairfall prevention shampoo
Doctor:Please get your thyroid hormones tested as well
User:is it k to continue the same
Doctor:The water has to be soft before all
Doctor:If you are used to this shampoo, please continue it
Doctor:Do not change it now
User:i have recently changed this
User:b4 i used pantein shampoo
Doctor:The suitability of a shampoo is individualized
Doctor:If your hair is fine with this and if you do not lose more hair, then you should continue with the present shampoo
Doctor:However, you should make sure your general health is fine
Doctor:It is only then your hair fall will stop and it grows well
Doctor:You can also take multivitamin supplements with Biotin to prevent hair loss
Doctor:You can try using Revital or Becosules daily one for a month
Doctor:It is a multivitamin capsule
Doctor:It is a tablet to be taken by mouth
Doctor:Yes, please get your general blood investigations done
User:i m also drinking amla juice and aloe vera juice of panthanjali for the same
Doctor:The cause for hair loss are many
User:in the morning
Doctor:But we need to find the exact cause in you and then treat it
Doctor:Else the blind treatment may not show any benefit
User:k i will get my blood test done
Doctor:Those are good
User:any other tests has to be done
Doctor:You can continue to take them as both amla and aloe vera is good for health
Doctor:No, these two are the basic tests that need to be done
User:k i will get back to u in a little while after i complete my tests done
Doctor:Please do get back
Doctor:Take care
Doctor:Bye for now
User:thank u, same here
Doctor:Thank you too
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