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Itchy scalp, hair fall, dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   hi..good noon.
Doctor :   good noon
User :   im having Itchy flaky scalp..
Doctor :   ok
User :   taking treatment also...
Doctor :   may i know your age and gender please ?
User :   25 female..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when do you have this ?
User :   past 3 months...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   apart from itchy scalp , any other problems ?
User :   taking treatment from past two mnths..suggested to use kertyol shampoo..forte tablets..
User :   no ..i dnt hav any pblms apart frm..having severe hair fall..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any acne or pimples ?
User :   no...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   for how long did you use this ?
User :   im looking for remedy..
User :   7 weeks...
Doctor :   did you feel any changes
User :   no..
Doctor :   did the condition improve?
Doctor :   ok
User :   still having hairfall..
Doctor :   let me help you with other medicines
Doctor :   I would suggest you use SCALPE shampoo
Doctor :   it must be used twice a week
Doctor :   and this is very effective for an itchy scalp
Doctor :   once thhis comes under control
Doctor :   you may use shampoo ANAPHASE
Doctor :   this is for hair growth
User :   ok...
Doctor :   so i suggest , use SCALPE first for 8 weeks
Doctor :   and then use ANAPHASE once dandruff comes down
Doctor :   meanwhile you continue the vitamin tablets
User :   ok..
Doctor :   also make sure you avoid stress
User :   shall i continue the same biotin forte?
Doctor :   and diet must be rich in green leafy vegetables
User :   ok..
Doctor :   and drink lots of water
Doctor :   yes , BIOTIN can be continued
User :   sure..
User :   is this due to ant defeciency?
User :   any*
Doctor :   no , itchy scalp is due to dandruff
Doctor :   but the hair fall will be due to stress , dandruff and vitamin deficiencies
User :   but i dnt hav dandruff
User :   ok.
Doctor :   ok , an itch scap generally will mean dandruff or seborrheic dermatitis
Doctor :   which is a itchy condition
Doctor :   for both of it i recommend this shampoo SCALPE
User :   ohh...also having lots of spilt ends..
User :   ok..wil do..
Doctor :   for split end , you must make sure your using a good conditioner after shampoo
Doctor :   it happens due to drying of hair and stress
Doctor :   nourish your hair with conditioner
User :   ok...
Doctor :   you may also visit the parlour and get the splits trimmed
User :   ok doctor..
Doctor :   thee days they do this also
Doctor :   did i answer all your questions ?
User :   ya..great...
User :   thank u:) nice weekend..
Doctor :   are there any more questions for me ?
User :   no..thanks...
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   have a good day
Doctor :   take care
User :   thanks..
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