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Date : 08-Jun-2014
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User:My name is XXXXXXXage 23 years..i have a issue of hair fall problem..i have consulted a dermologist and had medicines for 3 - 4 months..the problem was sorted at that time..but again im facing the same problem..
Doctor:What were the medicines that you used?
User:when i was 16 from dat age i had started getting this problem
User:there was Mintop drops
Doctor:How much hair did you lose per day?
User:20 +
Doctor:That is normal for any women to lose up to 100 to 150 per day.
Doctor:That is normal growth cycle for hair
User:i had done blood test as wel as recomended by Doc. my blood reports are also normal
User:100 - 150 hair
User:but this is causing hair thining
User:and i feel depressed
User:and fear of getting bald
Doctor:I think you need to understand what is the reason for hair thinning
Doctor:do you have thyroid issues, anemia, and other hormonal problems
Doctor:nutritional def also causes hair thinning
User:no i don't have any health issues
Doctor:Ok there may be genetics
User:how can i understand
Doctor:However I suggest you to use Mintop for 6 months
Doctor:before worrying
User:how can understand my reason for hair thining
User:i have 3 ltrs of water approx
User:and try to hav green vegetables
Doctor:You need to undergo a battery of test after consulting Internal Medicine doctor
Doctor:it needs to be comprehensive to understand the rare causes aas well
Doctor:I suggest you to continue Mintop drops
Doctor:at the same time Tab BIOTIN FORTE, 10mg, twice a day after meal for two months
Doctor:Anaphase shampoo, twice a week
Doctor:Did you follow what I said? Can you summarize our discussion?
User:its safe to have the above med
User:any side effects
User:and the shampoo is it aurvedic
User:does it work for dandruff
User:as well
Doctor:No side effects
Doctor:No it would not work for dandruff
Doctor:If you have dandruff then it could be the reason for heavy hair loss
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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