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Using Nizral and H-Vit Forte Biotin tablets to prevent hair loss. After washing hair with mild shampoo can I use nizral? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-Aug-2013
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Doctor:Dr. XXXXXXX here
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:hello doctor
User:sir i am using Nizral 2% and taking H-Vit Forte Biotin tablet a day to prevent hair loss
User:after washing my hair with a mild shampoo and then can i use Nizral during shower
Doctor:You need not use two shampoo.
Doctor:You can use nizral directly over the scalp.
User:rest of the days should i only shower with plain water
Doctor:May I know how many times do you shampoo your hair in a week.
User:4 times a week
Doctor:For best and faster results, you need to shampoo with nizral atleast 3 times a week for 2-3 months.
Doctor:if you regularly shampoo 4 times a day, you can use the same shampoo.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:as i am not using any hair oil, it is fine to use Minoxidil (rogaine).
User:yes I had followed doctor
Doctor:And while shampooing read the instructions provided and follow accordingly.
Doctor:Minoxidil for a few months is good.
Doctor:You can use it as instructed.
Doctor:It is also ok.
User:sure... but iwant to know like if i washed my hair today with Nizral then for the next 2 days can i wash my hair with a normal shampoo or take shower only with plain water. As suggested Nizral should be used 3 time a week... rest 4 days ?
Doctor:Arijit, Let me put this across in simple and clear words.
Doctor:For better results, I recommend my patients to use it atleast three times a week. However there is no harm if you over do it.
Doctor:You can use the same shampoo for regular use 4 times or even every day.
Doctor:It has no side effects.
User:any good minoxidil product.
Doctor:You can choose to use nizral four times a week (as you used to.
User:Thank you Dr. XXXXXXX for the valuable suggestion. will follow the same and give the feedback.
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