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using tugain 5% for hairs are becoming thin leading to baldness. Is there any chance of recovery ?

my hairs are becoming thin leading to baldness .......i am using tugain 5% since 4 years.
Asked On : Tue, 28 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Welcome to HCM.
Using tugain 5% for 4 years still thinnig is there,It is gratually going towards baldness.
It may be because of your genes,hereditary.....What is your age....?
Avoid stress,avoid junk,spicy food.take nutrious diet.use proper hair oil,massage your scalp with hair oil.keep nourish your hair with proper hair oil.
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regular scalp massage & high proteins diets along with plenty of fruits & vegetables will help you .Drugs are also available which you can use under the guidance & supervision of doctors
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Internal Medicine Specialist Dr. Kiran Kumar's  Response

Bald ness in males is usually due to hormonal reasons.
Using local creams such as Minioxidil (Tugain) gives some improvement as long as you apply. Once you stop, it comes back to its original state.

Unfortunately there is no magic medications for this.
Best options are to take care of hair in proper way

1. Use mild shampoo
2. Avoid exposure to dust/wind and smoke
3. Keep them short
4. Drink lots of fluids
5. Eat healthy diet.

If sever, Hair transplantation is the best option

Hope this answers your query.
Thanks and Regards

Dr Kiran
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