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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Khayriyyah Chandler
14 years experience Family Medicine
Further evaluation: Biotin is equivocal in efficacy. Get tested make sure autoimmune, thyroid, and other deficiencies aren't apart of the issue. I think this deserves a ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Endocrine workup: You describe yourself as a young woman. With hair loss and severe acne, my first concern is whether you have for some reason too many man hormones on ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Biotin has been reco: Biotin has been recommended by some dermatologists and alternate medicine practitioners.As it is shown that biotin deficiency can cause hair loss.It c ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Daus
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hair loss and biotin: If you are low in this vitamin it will help but you need to know the cause of your hair loss. There are multiple cause and finding the cause is the f ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
2 to 10 mgm: Recommended dose is 2 to 10 mgm per day by alternative medicine doctors and some dermatologists.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
See Doc to check: While biotin may help hair grow faster, it's unlikely to reverse extreme hair loss. I advise seeing a doctor to find the cause. Common causes include ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: There are no vitamins, herbs, supplements, nor foods that are proven to slow hair loss (male pattern baldness in men). Maintaining a balanced diet of ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vlada Groysman
15 years experience Dermatology
Somewhat: I prefer rogain foam not solution, 90% of my patients experience burning with the solution but not the foam. Biotin supplements work better for nails, ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Wooming
34 years experience Dermatology
Good luck: Just because a medication helped 'someone' doesn't mean it will work for everyone.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Inaam Schneider
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Male hair loss: It is usually genetic . Minoxidil 5% twice a day is the treatment of choice . Takes 4-5 months to be effective . Once started , must be continued , ... Read More

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