Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

bad cases of dandruff

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor to examine it: Dandruff (seborrhea) is common. Shampoos with zinc, salicylic acid, selenium, or coal tar are sold in many stores. Nizoral shampoo (contains anti-fung ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for home remedies. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/understanding-dandruff-treatment For good health - Have ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-dandruff 'poos: Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Buy over-the-counter dandruff shampoos, and look for one that contains zinc pyrithione, whic ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elliot Duboys
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Shampoo: Regular shampooing, at least once per day with a good dandruff shampoo usually works. If your dandruff doesn't improved, a consultation with a dermat ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Serious Rx: Blue dandruff shampoo, coal tar, sulfur, ketoconazole and glucocorticoids all play a role in managing what is probably seborrheic dermatitis. A dermat ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Fritz
32 years experience Internal Medicine
See dermatology: Please consider seeing a dermatologist to discuss other prescription treatment options as it appears you have tried most over the counter options as w ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shelly Friedman
38 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Dandruff is a chronic problem requiring daily shampooing with a dandruff shampoo.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No way to tell: I'm glad you found something that worked. If you decide that a restrictive diet is too inconvenient, or if your dandruff returns, it's very manageable ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Anti-dandruff 'poos: Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Buy over-the-counter dandruff shampoos, and look for one that contains zinc pyrithione, whic ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
There are ways: If you have tried otc tar, salicylic acid and selenium sulfide containing shampoos, and did not work, it's time for you to see a doctor to try topical ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
Unlimited visits
$10/month