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Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian

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Practicing since :2006

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Posted on Sat, 9 Feb 2019 in Alternative Medicine
Question: Hi ,
I got to know about my hypothyroidism in early 2017 when I faced a huge hair fall. Since then I am taking thyronorm 25 mcg. But my hairfall didn't cured. In last 6 moths I have used follihair A tablet and minoxidil 5% solution for 3 months on shaved head. Hair regrowth improved, got some hair back. Then i stopped using minoxidil and follihair A. Hair fall came back , from last one month i am losing 100+ hair everyday. I am using again minoxidil and follihair A from last 15 days and continuing thyronorm 25 mcg..but no improvement. I am feeling stressed and not sure what to do?
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Answered by Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian 39 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Let me guide you

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

hypothyroidism is one of the cause for hair loss and other associated factors like pollution, stress low hemoglobin and genetic factors may influence hair fall. we need to rule out which factor influence you have fall.
I understand your problem and I advise you proper Ayurvedic treatment for hair loss.
before that kindly answer the following questions
1how long you you are having this problem?
2.do you change your residence recently? temporary relocation?(new area,different water usage)
3.how frequent you used to have hair wash and type of water?
4.does any other medical condition apart from hypothyroidism do you suffer?
5.how about your diet pattern whether you take protein rich food?
6. what is your height and weight?
7.Do you suffer from any anxiety or stress majorly in recent times?
kindly get back to me with the response to guide you properly
Thanks ®ards
Dr S.Senthilnathan
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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Follow up: Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian 49 minutes later
answers : 1. since last two years 2. no 3. i wash my hair every day but do shampoo twice a week, regular water available in Madhapur XXXXXXX 4. no, only hypothyroidism 5. vegetarian, not so protien rich 6. weight is 78 kg and height us 168 cms 7. no
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Answered by Dr. Senthilnathan Subramanian 4 hours later
Brief Answer:
Let me guide

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for your reply.
Kindly follow the below instruction.
1. avoid taking fried dried and junk foods. Prefer steamed food.
2. avoid late night sleep
3. kindly do meditation in the morning.
The above all activity will keep your Pitta dosha balanced.
Deranged Pitta Dosha causes hair loss as well as hypothyroidism.

Internal medication :
BhringarajaChurna-5 gram twice a day with buttermilk after food.
lohasava - 20 ml with 40 ml of warm water twice a day after food.

External application:

Tripaladi tailam - applied on the scalp and the Hair regularly.daily.

XXXXXXX thailam- nasayam.
you need to put two drops of tailam in each nostril and allowed to settle for 10 minutes. Possibly do it in the morning time. daily.

avoid constipation you are ball moments should be regular.

and take oil bath on every Wednesday and Saturday. use sesame oil for oil bath.

Follow the above treatment for one month and get back to me with the feedback. kindly get back to me for any other clarification.

Thanks and regards
Dr.S.Senthilnathan
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