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Measures to avoid female pattern baldness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   your name pls
Doctor :   Dr. xxxxx
User :   i am suffering from sever hair fall due to which i have started looking bald in frontal area
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is this happening?
User :   i am single,21yr old,xxxxx
Doctor :   ok
User :   about 1 and a half year
User :   i went to the dermatologist out here in my city he said me to use tretinoin gel and clobetasol sol
Doctor :   Have you tried to rule out any Medical illness in you like Hypothyroidism or any others like Dandruff
Doctor :   ok,
User :   no dandruff
Doctor :   Has there been improvement after starting yourself on them
User :   dont know about hypothyroidism
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you got the Gynecological examination to fnd that all are well there .
User :   i used parachute hair fall therapie it controlled my hair fall but after stopping it started again
User :   no
User :   i went for a hb chekup it came to be 14
Doctor :   then i would suggest that you do not change the oil or any thing that you apply to your hair at will
User :   i am underweight too being only 42,my height is 5,3
Doctor :   That is god enough
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok .
User :   what shud ido for my baldness?
Doctor :   What is your diet and do you take it regularly
User :   yes i do take regular meals
Doctor :   It will need evaluation to get the treatment started and based on the examination only we can be able to recommend you any measures.
Doctor :   please confirm these.
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   my baldness shows female pattern baldness
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Have you tested for the hormonal levels.
User :   no
Doctor :   Raised testosterone levels can also cause this
User :   yes i think this is the cause
Doctor :   Since there are many possibilities we would like you to get your self evaluated thoroughly first
User :   because parachute product helped me
Doctor :   Based on the results we can guide you further
User :   my doctor said my hair fall is due to stress
Doctor :   Certainly continue it
User :   and due to stress hormone lvl rises
Doctor :   Yes stress can be tbut if it is any thing that i have mentioned then it can be readily treated.
Doctor :   and hence it will ned ot be atleast ruled out
User :   we dont have any good dermatologist out here in my city
User :   so pls can u help me out
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a Trichologiist.
User :   i will do all the things which u will say me to do so
User :   i am not inxxxxx
Doctor :   Which area are from in xxxxx
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Thyroid function test and the testosterone levels are essential first get them done at thyrocare centers.
Doctor :   and first i would like you to get the Trichologist in your area not dermatologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   And after that he would ask for these tests
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   i dont think we have any trichologist here in my city
User :   ok
Doctor :   Which city are you chatting from
User :   xxxxx
Doctor :   get to the nearest town xxxxx you will be able to find own.
User :   the problem is that i am alone here my parents are in xxxxx
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so if u cud tell me the test then it will be good
Doctor :   But it will need attention at the earliest..
User :   yes pls help me out
Doctor :   Thyroid Function test and testosterone levels, or the androgen levels,
User :   ok i will go for it
Doctor :   Get to the Gynecologist also .
User :   for what?
Doctor :   We suggest to get the investigations done at an accredited and barcoded lab, like THYROCARE. You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since there are possibilities of having the menstrual irregularities then it would be a different condition
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   no i dont
Doctor :   Ok then it may not be needed.
User :   my menstruals are regular
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i also suggest that you avoid harsh chemicals on the hair
Doctor :   avoid wearing your hair tightly
User :   i am using herbal oil and shampoos
Doctor :   use clips instead of bands
Doctor :   ok
User :   i do
Doctor :   dont wear tight ponytails and buns
User :   i have done every measure so as to stop my hair fall but nothing worked out
Doctor :   avoid excess sun exposure to your hair
User :   i do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   eat more proteins in your diet
Doctor :   like eggs, fish, milk
Doctor :   more fresh fruits and vegetables
User :   ok
how can i get back to u after going thru these tests told by u?
Doctor :   you can also use a product called WOMEN'Sxxxxx
Doctor :   One tab daily after food
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can always chat with us or mail us at YYYY@YYYY
User :   ok
Doctor :   also you can call us at 91-80-0000 (Mon - Fri, 12PM to 6PM)
User :   ok
Doctor :   the tablet i mentioned is a GNC PHARMA product
Doctor :   For Details Visit and Buy the product at
User :   will these tests help me get out of these problems
User :   ok
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   yes
Doctor :   these tests will help to know the reason
Doctor :   behind the fall
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes i have done
Doctor :   ok
User :   thank u
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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