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Remedy for hair loss after menopause - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr Mitaly here
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   hi dr. i am in menopause and have severe hair fall ... nearly balding
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   what can i do to stop hair loss?
User :   47
User :   the top of my head has visibily thinned suddenly over the last one month
Doctor :   Since when are you having hair fall?
User :   its been really bad .. hairfalling all over the house since past 2 months
Doctor :   Is there any other symptom? Do you have raised sugar, BP or cholesterol?
User :   i am on a maintenance dose for high bp i take seloken since past 4 years
User :   no other symptoms except a bad back
Doctor :   Is your BP controlled?
User :   yeswith medication is very much under control 120/80
Doctor :   Hair fall is very common after menopause because of sudden changes in the hormonal levels.
Doctor :   1)Take Tab Biotin forte one daily for few months.
Doctor :   2)Eat protein rich diet that is dals, egg white, rajma, beans, cereals.
User :   doctor i can see bald lines forming on the top of my head now
Doctor :   3) Soak fenugreek seeds in water overnight.Grind them in morning and apply on hair for an hour and then wash off.
Doctor :   Do you use any kind of hair colour or dye?
User :   yes i have to since i have prematurely greyed completely years go
User :   ago
Doctor :   These hair colours also are a cause of hair loss.
User :   which one can i use ?
Doctor :   4)Apply egg white on the scalp thrice weekly.
Doctor :   Instead you can use heena for natural hair colouring
User :   it comes ou orange on fully white hair.. looks horrible
Doctor :   You can add coffee in it
User :   i c... thanks i'll try it out
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know?
User :   this is gud enough ... thank you dr.
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
User :   bi
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