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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
53 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: One could see contact dermatitis, or dryness of the hair or skin of the scalp from medicated shampoos. I am not sure what your mean by the "natural r ... Read More

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: Leave on for 10- 15 mins before getting into shower, use daily and rotate shampoos, using a tar based/nizeral/headnshoulders if not helpful see a derm ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Guagenti
45 years experience in Dermatology
Shampoos: it depends on what type it is . if it is a steroid containing shampoo, to be on the safe side, limit it to 3 times a week. other shampoos can theoreti ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Dandruff: Try using Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo one percent which is available otc
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Controlling dandruff: Dandruff (seborrhea) is common. Shampoos with zinc, salicylic acid, selenium, or coal tar are sold in many stores. Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo (con ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Maybe not dandruff: Dandruff shampoos actually work quite well if picking the right one and that the problem is truly dandruff-- excessive shedding of dead skin cells on ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Medication: Prescription products include dermasmoothe, taclonex, cloves. These can reduce the problem. Sometimes oral medications such as Nizoral (ketoconazole) ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Seborrhea or eczema: you must be evaluated since although this sounds like seborrheic dermatitis and generalized seborrhea, you may have an allergic skin reaction: see a d ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: Sometimes an anti-fungal lotion may help. I presume that you may have seborrhea as well. Another approach would be to reduce the use of this shampoo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience in Pediatrics
DANDRUFF: Any tar shampoo will help, Nizoral (ketoconazole) seems to do the job.

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