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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 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
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
It is..mildest form: Dandruff is the mildest form of seborrheic dermatitis (seborrhea)...It is more oilly on face, thus you see the oily-flaky skin/scales... If otc produc ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dandruff: Seborrhea and dandruff are the same condition. Seborrheic dermatitis is also dandruff.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Treat for Dandruff : See Dermatologist. Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Try over-the-counter dandruff shampoos, and look for one that contains z ... Read More
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Dr. Tamara Lyday
15 years experience Family Medicine
Try it: Easiest answer is to try dandruff shampoo over the counter. If no improvement see a dermatologist.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Many things!: Tar, zinc pyrithion, selenium, salicylic acid, ketoconazole shampoos. Do not wash daily, since a dry cracked scalp is prone to flaking.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle DeHoratius
19 years experience Dermatology
Tarsum: Tarsum shampoo.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Dandruff: Try Nizoral (ketoconazole) 1 percent available over the counter.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Keep oily hair: away from forehead. Wash hair daily to prevent dandruff. Try anti-dandruff shampoos that contains zinc pyrithione, which can reduce the scalp fungus a ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
26 years experience Family Medicine
Shampoo: Selsun blue or head and shoulders.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Keep oily hair: away from forehead. Wash hair daily to prevent dandruff. Try anti-dandruff shampoos that contains zinc pyrithione, which can reduce the scalp fungus a ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
14 years experience Family Medicine
Itch: Itching scalp could be due to all the causes you listed, but it also could be due to a fungal infection. The type of shampoo you use can also cause t ... Read More
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