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Remedy for hair loss, on antidepressants - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i hope this is live chat
Doctor :   Yes
User :   k
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i am having severe hair fall
Doctor :   Ok
User :   its been almost 4-5 years
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my age is 25 years
Doctor :   Is there any hereditary baldness in your family?
User :   hmmm a kind of
Doctor :   Is there any itching of scalp or dandruff?
User :   but my dad, grandfather got bald at a later age
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   well dandruff is sometimes there
User :   ya
Doctor :   You should wash your hair as often as possible preferably wth a herbal shampoo
User :   i had neurological problem about 6 years back... for that i had taken lot of medication
Doctor :   you should avoid excess sun exposure
User :   but thats over now
User :   i used to have tegretol
Doctor :   you should eat a healthy diet with eggs, sea food, green leafy vegetables, kheema, bananas, onion, garlic,
Doctor :   Ok
User :   anti depressent
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i have tried evrything doc
User :   but no help
Doctor :   The anti-depressant can sometimes hasten hair loss
User :   i have the best of food , everything
Doctor :   There is no permanent cure only the progress can be slowed
User :   but i stopped anti depressent almost 6 years back
Doctor :   You can try xxxxx1 tab per dayfor a month
User :   does going bald helps?
Doctor :   You should get your haemoglobin tested as low Hb can also lead
Doctor :   to hair fall
Doctor :   No this has not been known to help
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User :   hmmm
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