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Dr. Rahul Kumar

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Posted on Wed, 20 Aug 2014 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: Hi I am XXXX, 25 years old, I have dandruff, not severe, am using sebowash daily, Kindly help me on this?
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
use ketoconazole shampoo

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query.
Sebowash is a mild steroid shampoo.
It should not be used daily as it May cause harm to scalp.
For dandruff you can use ketoconazole shampoo.
It is better and without side effects.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you.
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May I know,which shampoo should I use? Kindly suggest some names.
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 19 hours later
Brief Answer:
fungicide or candid tv

Detailed Answer:
Hello
You can use fungicide or candid tv shampoo.
The ingredient of both is ketoconazole.
You can use any of these.
Thank you
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Ashwin Bhandari
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Thank you
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Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 2 days later
Brief Answer:
welcome

Detailed Answer:
You are most welcome.
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