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<br><br>Severe hair loss, using Minoxidil with temporary solution. Permanent cure for hair fall and dandruff?<br>

hi doctor i m 18 years old girl and having hair fall almost coming to near baldness . i m using minoxidil prescribed by a dermatologist since an year but once i stoped using it they started to fell and again severe hair loss i have got dandruff and i think thats the cause. plx recomend me a shampoo that is perfect for new hair growth and should minoxidli use kept permanent??
Asked On : Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hye! You are having Telogen effluvium. Go for blood testing for thyroid , anaemia, sugar, vitamin B12 , other systemic diseases. Apply mild steroid lotion daily at night. Shampoo with ketoconazole containing shampoo twice a week. Dandruff will be controlled. Take biotin 10 mg daily. Vitamin E 400 mg daily. Iron and folic acid may be taken if you are anaemic.And if there is other disease found,take treatment . Improve immunity with good healthy food. Avoid stress, tension. Be positive for the good result. Avoid minoxidil, use almond oil. Ok..
Answered: Fri, 22 Mar 2013
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Dermatologist Dr. Rahul Kumar's  Response
Thanks for the query.
Thyroid problem is one of the major cause of hair fall.
Vitamins are required for normal growth of hair. Specially vit B 12 that is cobalamine is very important.
1.You can take cobalamine tablet. one tablet daily.
2. please apply minoxidil 5 % solution twice daily.
This will improve your hair and also there will be regrowth.
Only thing is that it will take some time to show its effect., SO KEEP USING IT
Thank you
Answered: Fri, 22 Mar 2013
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