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Chemotherapy hair loss minoxidil

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Dr. Suma Parinam MD

Today i notice some hear losss as i am a cancer patient and chemo is going on is that due to chemo View answer

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Dr. Kruti MD

Due to Androgenetic Alopecia patient is having hair loss Issue. Please explain in details what is Androgenetic Alopecia? and what measure should patient follow to reduce hair loss. I have read... View answer

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Dr.           Kakkar S. MD

hi i am 22 and suffering from hair loss for past 5-6 years ... i have lost most of my hair in front ... medication ? will it improve my condition ? can it regrow my hair back ? and since it contains... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. T Shobha Deepak MD

to treat my hair loss in 2010/11, i was seeing good results, new baby hairs,hair density got good after only 2 months, stopped treatment due to over itching. now i restarted using minoxidil alone - mx... View answer

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Dr. Bhagyalaxmi Nalaparaju MD

of minoxidil is preferable and safe or will it lead to some side effects.What is the permanent solution ... View answer

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Dr.  Veerisetty Shyamkumar MD

Hi Doctors, This is sunil, I have been undergone treatment for tecticular tumor,(chemotherapy ..., other areas of my head is covered with hair. my age is 26... My Doctor as suggested Minoxidil topical ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Deepak Sundriyal MD

My Aunt has been found to have a brest cancer & the Doctors have found a tumor in her right brest. After biopsy the doctors found out that this has not be spread to the rest of the body & can be operated. But before the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Smruti Pevekar MD

. (he was balding before he started treatments) How rare is it not to have significant hair loss while ...I know someone who said he went through 4 - 6 weeks of both radiation and chemotherapy for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Smruti Pevekar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

I have hair loss due to chemo therapy. Most people s hair returns rather quickly. I finished chemo April 2010 and still stuggle with hair growth. I think it has something to do with the sebacious glands ... View answer

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

loosing hair after taking Lorsartan Potassium HTC for apx. 2 months - keep an eye on my hair since I just got it back following chemo - my thyroid med was too low and just adjusted and my B12 nearly depleted so I don t... View answer

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Dr. Muhammed Aslam MD

Hello dear,welcome to healthcare magic forum. Most of the chemotherapeutic agents has some hair loss as a side effect.This is usually reversible,and gets corrected in a few weeks of completing the...

Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hi, Thanks for writing in. You could apply Minoxidil lotion on your scalp as per directions on the package insert. It has been proven to be helpful for hair regrowth. Hope this helps.