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Have hair fall, asthma. Taking Spirivia inhaler, prednisone. Suggest?

My hair has started falling out. Since September of 2012 I have developed asthma . I am 62 yo. I am taking Spirivia inhaler , Singulair. and Dulera inhaler. All my other medications I have taken for years. In Sept I was in the hospital and coded. All together I was in the hospital for a month. I was on 60mg of Prednisone but have tappered off of it. Its been about 2 mos. since I got off of it.
Asked On : Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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Hi welcome to Health care magic forum.
Thanks for choosing H.C.M.F.
Your father is of age of 62 years, at this age it obvious to have hair fall due to low levels of testosteron harmone. Of course there is possibility of involvement of drugs also for hair loss.
Anaemia also may one of the causes of anaemia. Lack of lipids ant proteins also expected to be there inthat age group which can cause hair loss.
Of course it not wise to search for the causes of hair loss, we go for ways to stop hair loss and improve hair grouth.
If it is a masculine bald ness type of hair loss there is a drug minoxydil, with proved results. I advise you to consult a dermatologist, for finding out the cause and treatment.
Wishing for a quick recovery. If you have any doubts you can approach H.C.M.F. for clearing of doubts.
Best regards.
Answered: Tue, 2 Apr 2013
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