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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   may i know what is your specialty?
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   i am from -------.
Doctor :   k
User :   i have hair loss sice 10 years.
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have tried out many shapoos and conditioners and solutions
User :   and even tried out anti hair loss agents.
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age : 27
User :   marital status : not married
User :   gender : male
User :   weight : 87 kgs
User :   height : 186 cms
User :   dependents: no
Doctor :   how many strands of hair do you lose per day approx
User :   i have been using minoxidil 5% solution
User :   i loose approx 100 - 200 every day
User :   this solution is called ROGAINE .
Doctor :   did this medicine give u any relief
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please type in small letters
User :   yes it did i saw new strands of hair growing
User :   for the first 4 months i used it continuously and progress was good
User :   then i stopped using it for 5- 6 months ...
Doctor :   ok
User :   the hair started falling rapidly more than before.
Doctor :   what was the reason u stopped using?
User :   then i started using it again..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does any one in ur family have same problem
User :   but this time i got severe itching and started scratching regularly after 1- 2 hrs after applying it.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have dandruff?
User :   i stopped using the first time just because new hair started growing and i wanted to check if it was sufficient for me to stop .
User :   i dont have dandruff.
User :   but after applying it a white layer forms i on the scapl.
Doctor :   did u consult any dermatologist for ur hairfall problem
User :   and i think this causes the itching sensation after applying
User :   no i did not consult
Doctor :   ok
User :   the first time i applied for 4 months and everything was alright nno problems then
Doctor :   ok
User :   but the second time i startted using there is itching
User :   i am still using it now
Doctor :   do u have any other medical problems or taking any medicine as of now
User :   i apply it and keep it on for 1- 2 hrs and then wash it with shampoo then
Doctor :   other than for hair fall
Doctor :   i mean
Doctor :   ok
User :   the itching severity has reduced but it is still tehre
User :   no no
User :   no medicines.
User :   no medical problems
User :   sholud i use minoxidil 5% sol with some other oil or any other cream
Doctor :   if the problem persists
User :   there is hair growth ...i can see it clearly that new hair strands are sprouting out
Doctor :   u need to consult a dermatologist
Doctor :   still if the itching persists, consult a dermatologist and continue with the medicine
Doctor :   ok
User :   the only problem is itching sensation severe
User :   can you recommend me to a good dermatologist in -------------
Doctor :   we are -- based operational in ------ as of now, we will shortly coming to -----, and
Doctor :   is there anything else u wantto know about
User :   i mean when can i expect you in ------
Doctor :   shortly in few months time
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can take this tablet
User :   nothin more
Doctor :   for healthy hair
User :   whcih tablet
Doctor :   from GNC pharma
User :   what is the composition of the tablet
User :   name of tablet
Doctor :   MEN'S ULTRA NOURISH HAIR One tab daily after food
User :   what are its side effects
Doctor :   Biotin, Silica and Amino Acids is the composition
Doctor :   u can take this medicine for 3 months
Doctor :   For Details Visit and Buy the product at or Guardian pharmacy outlets in your city.
Doctor :   pharma products have no preservatives, no artificial colors, no sugar and sodium free. These are the best part of it make them with negligible side effects.
User :   teh side effects pls
User :   ok ok
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know about
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   what side effects can be expected
User :   yes'
Doctor :   this herbal product
Doctor :   there is no side effect as such
Doctor :   used worldwide
User :   ok
User :   thank you
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   i will contact you again if necessary
Doctor :   keep smiling
Doctor :   sure u can
Doctor :   u can write to us
User :   thank you
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   ur welcome
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