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What causes heavy hair fall and stress? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Mar-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:Please proceed with your query
User:i am suffering from two problems
User:1. Undergoing heavy hair fall
Doctor:please brief me about the same
User:2. Stress and tension problm
Doctor:tell me more about both the problems
Doctor:also your age
User:whenever I am using comb or shampoo
User:undergoing hairfall
User:previously it was thr but minimal
User:not it is havy
Doctor:sorry about that
Doctor:what is your age?
User:already reduced to very thin volume of hair
User:i hv thyroid
Doctor:are you on medication for the same?
User:and secondly i am undergoing stress problm also
User:it is affecting my mood and sleep badly
User:it is impacting on my proffessional as well as personal lyf
Doctor:sorry about that
Doctor:when was the last time you have tested TSH?
User:before 6-7 months
Doctor:may I know the latest TSH value?
User:it was 5.5 thn
Doctor:all right
Doctor:I suggest you to repeat the test again now
User:can u pls suggest some solution for the hairfall and stress problm
Doctor:both your problems are related to thyroid dysfunction
Doctor:That needs to be corrected first
Doctor:What is the dose of medicine that you are taking
User:thyrox 50
User:daily one
Doctor:all right
Doctor:you probably need increase of the dosage
User:previously it was 25
User:dr increased it to 50
Doctor:please repeat the test as suggested now
Doctor:meanwhile, take multivitamin like Becosule on daily basis
Doctor:For stress, you should learn relaxation techniques
Doctor:Deep breathing
Doctor:take nutritious diet with more vegetables and fruits
Doctor:all right?
Doctor:are you there?
Doctor:it seems like you are not responding
Doctor:if you have more queries, please do log in to chat again
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