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Severe dandruff, fungus on scalp, hair loss. On zole-f lotion, nuforce-150, no relief. Treatment?

sir i m suffering from a very danger state of dandruff .. i have a white layer of dandruff and fungus on my scalp .. due to which i m suffring from hairfall(150-200) hairs daily.. sir i had consult to homeopath and allopath but nothing had happnd... i have also applied zole-f lotion and taken nuforce-150... but ntthng has happnd.. sir please help i m just 21.......
Asked On : Sun, 15 Jul 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks Zfor writing to us.
Firstly It has to be ascertained whether you are having scalp psoriasis or seborrheic dermatitis(severe dandruff)
For the same consult a qualified dermatologist, so that a proper diagnosis based treatment can be instituted.
Nevertheless, in the interim, you may start with
ketoconazole and tar based shampoo like protar k or konaz ct. Use it three days in a week. Apply the shampoo, let it sit over your scalp for 10 minutes and rinse.
apply steroid and salicylic acid lotion in night like topisal or diprovate s etc.

For the confirmation of diagnosis either you may consult a dermatologist nearby or use ASK A SPECIALIST feature of this website.
Hope that helped.
Take care
Answered: Sat, 6 Jul 2013
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