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Having trichotillomania started to eat the hair follicle solution

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Dr.           Kakkar S. MD

but now my hair has started turning grey. Any solution for same. I am applying Tugain 5% solution ... healthy and beautiful hair from childhood later I had typhoid when i was 12 yrs old... View answer

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Dr. Ashish Mittal MD

My Wife Problem is, She is Pulling hair from head, She feels itching. I consult few Skin Specialist for this Problem, As per Doctors Disease name is Trichitilomania. and they suggest for Some Good Psychiatrist ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Mittal ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

I suffer from a hair pulling compulsive disorder. Is there anything that can be done to treat the disorder? ... View answer

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

Sir, my brother who is 9 years old has newly got a habit of plucking his eyebrow hairs and the hair near his ears..it appears to me that it is a case of trichotillomania ..please guide us.... ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Suresh Heijebu MD

Any doctor specialize in trichotillomania? I have had it since i was 9, im 22 now and looking for help, real help, real information ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. K. V. Anand MD

Hi.I have read that the urge to eat one s hair is known as trichotillomania.I m wondering whether this name applies when one wants to eat only any follicles that come out with the plucked... View answer

Answered by : Dr. K. V. Anand ( Psychologist)
Dr. Neera Kataria MD

Hello Dr. Christensen. I have Trichotillomania , and have had it for over 10 years. I have recently started to eat the follicle of my hair. I know eating the actual hair can... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neera Kataria ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Vishal Garala MD

a Sophomore and I still suffer from Trich.. But I notice when I pull my hair out I tend to just bite off the hair follicles after I pull the hair out.. I don t eat the entire... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vishal Garala ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

can t seem to stop any of this. When I pull my head hair out I eat the follicles and this can go ... eating so many and I have to stop. I m obsessed with the hair follicles.... View answer

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Dr. Vishal Garala MD

my friend has a habit of pulling his hairs and he will eat them......... he doesn t know that i watched him eating his hairs.......... Can you please suggest me some methods to avoid such things... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vishal Garala ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Dr. Kakkar MD

Hello You need to consult a psychiatrist. Trichotillomania is commonly associated underlying OCD( obsessive compulsive disorder) and anxiety disorders. Regards

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi Pritpal You need to have psychotherapy, emotional support and possible use of SSRI drugs. Kindly visit a psychiatrist for the treatment. Reply with thanks