Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

147 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Suggest treatment for severe hair loss

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Prasanna Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2010

Answered : 1423 Questions

default
Posted on Fri, 16 Oct 2015 in General Health
Question: I have severe hair loss. Need guidance from Dr XXXXXXX Heijebu ONLY
doctor
Answered by Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 20 hours later
Brief Answer:
Please follow the elow instructions.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mam,

Welcome to HCM,

I understand your concern.

I advise you to follow below instructions:

1.Wash your hair with Antifungal shampoos weekly once.

2.Take Biotin capsules and Becozinc capsules for 3 months.

3.Avoid stress and anxiety.

4.Get Oil massaging with Almond oil twice weekly.

5.Avoid exposure to pollution.Cover your hair while going out.

6.Eat protein rich diert like egg,soya proteins.

7.Get your hemoglobin tested and use Iron capsules based on the report.

8.Drink 3-4 liters of water per day.

Post your further queries if any,

Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 17 hours later
Doctor My Blood hemoglobin is 10.7 MG/DL.So what should I do?Is it causing my hair loss?Need your help.
doctor
Answered by Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 9 hours later
Brief Answer:
Yes low hemoglobin is known to cause hair loss.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mam,

Welcome again.

Yes low hemoglobin is known to produce hair loss.

Hence I advise you to take Iron capsules once daily for 3 months.

These tablets can be taken under strict prescription of your doctor.

Post your further queries if any,

Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 16 minutes later
Thanks doctor..but my doctors appointment is next week,Can you plz give me OTC medicines of Iron?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 4 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Please try for the following brands listed below.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mam,

Thanks for writing back to me.

You can go for brands like Floradix or XXXXXXX ferrum capsules over the counter.

You need to take one capsule per day.

Post your further queries if any,

Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 2 hours later
Doctor..I didn't get capsules here but I got syrup containg iron and vitamin C.Is it ok?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 32 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes Mam you can use syrup instead of capsules.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mam,

Welcome again,

Yes you can use syrup containing mixture of Iron and vitamin C.

Vitamin C enhances the absorption of Iron,Hence can be used.

Nothing to worry.

Post your queries if any,

Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 30 minutes later
Thanks doctor..Can you plz tell me dosage of biotin and its duration?
doctor
Answered by Dr. Prasanna Heijebu 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
You can use Biotin for 3-6 months.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Mam,

You need to use Biotin 10 mg once daily for 3-6 months for better results.

I advise you to consult your doctor for the same.

Avoid stress and anxiety.

Thank you.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Neel Kudchadkar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,  
Drug/Medication
Medical Topics

Recent questions on  Stress

doctor1 MD

Ive have urethra swollen and the doc give me chloronapax paracetamol and pain killer . but the swollen become smaller but still there . and my period is just spotting and can it be because of stress . because iv keep thinking about what ive been through . im never had sex .

doctor1 MD

What could make my heart feel like it's pounding hard in my chest? Blood pressure and heart rate are normal. I've had 2 stress echo tests a year apart and everything looked good on both. I am 51, female, in menopause, and was dealing with anxiety this past summer/fall.

doctor1 MD

I heard that if you have chronic stress , no hair loss product will work to restore or regrow hair until the stress is relieved, is this correct? I take 1000mg of Saw Palmetto, 1000 mg of Biolin, use Ducray Anastim Chronostim (started 4 days ago), and take a multvitamin with B100 complex. I suffer from manic depression as well.

doctor1 MD

i have recently changed pill to microgynon 30. I have noticed that I have two lumps of hair missing in my head the size of 3cm length and width being the largest. I also suffer with stress and anxiety. What could be the reason for this? It is not something serious is it?

doctor1 MD

Hi Doctor, I want to improve my brain performance, so visited Ayurvedic doctor to take the swarna bhasma,i am little obese and having snoring problem, so doctor has prescribed varanadi kashayam. Apart from this, i have short temper problem, so...

doctor1 MD

hi i m facing sleep disturbance since last 8 years i feel too much pressure over and behing myleft ears may be it leads to stress and breaks my sleep after i sleep abnormal feeling on left while yawning too much tightness on left ear and...

doctor1 MD

I have low body temperature, and am concerned that my thyroid may be not working optimally. My TSH is 4.13. If I reduce the stress in my life, will my thyroid bounce back ?