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Hair loss treatment for bedridden patients

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Hair transplants: Hair transplants are the one certain treatment. Try rogaine (minoxidil) and see if that helps.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
Aesthetic Medicine 18 years experience
If it worked: Than everyone would know about it! they have combined multiple ingredients good for hair regrowth. Saw palmetto which prevents conversion of test. M... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Embrace who you are?: This is just minoxidil, which sort-of-works for a while, plus a bunch of placebos ("vasodilators" and similar nonsense). Another idea -- buzz your hea... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Not yet anyway: Keratinocyte growth factor (kgf) is a protein present in the epithelialization phase of wound healing. It may be responsible for part of the healing p... Read More
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
KGF and hair growth: Abstract keratinocyte growth factor-2 (kgf-2) is found in dermal papilla fibroblasts and its receptor, fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 (fgfr2), i... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Probably not.: Contrary to what you read online, side effects from rogaine (minoxidil) are rare. There are many common causes of palpitations. You need to see your f... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Grocapix not same: Grocapix contains red clover extract that is said to be a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor, suppressing dihydrotestosterone thereby reducing effects of thi... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
A Verified Doctoranswered
29 years experience
Hair loss: Abscess where? you may have hidradenitis and need to see the doctor but there is no relationship with the medications you've mentioned.
A male asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
Dermatology 22 years experience
Slows down loss: Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia have both been shown to slow down the rate of hair loss in androgenetic alopecia. The benefits, however, only last as... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
Hair loss treatment: Best treatment for hair loss varies depending on your sex, medical and family history and physical findings. Effective treatments to slow hair loss or... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Bader
Dermatology 28 years experience
Hair loss: First one must find out why they are losing hair-get the correct diagnosis: male-pattern, female-pattern, alopecia areata, telogen efluvium, medicatio... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Depends on cause...: One's primary care doctor can check for medical or psychiatric causes. If none are found, then one can see a dermatologist with expertise in hair rest... Read More
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