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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mahdis Sarrafi
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Hair loss.: hair loss has many different causes, anemia, low or high thyroid function, low vitamin levels, genetics, medications etc. you need to see a doctor to ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hair loss: If you are losing hair stop the chemical straightening. If you regularly see a hair stylist ask for their advice. If you don't want to go to a hair st ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes by stopping: your Methotrexate if there is a alternative medication for your rheumatoid arthritis . Speak to your doctor about your concern . Also you decide whi ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Roschmann
45 years experience Rheumatology
Some thoughts: I have seen hundreds of people on Methotrexate for their rheumatoid arthritis and then I agree that hair loss is a bothersome side effects. Nonetheles ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Normal: This is totally normal and will resolve on its own. It is known as telogen effluvium-which in plain english is hair loss that occurs approximately 3 m ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Real Rx: If topical benzoyl peroxide and/or topical retinoic acid have not started working well in two weeks, get with your physician. A woman your age should ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience Dermatology
Rogaine (minoxidil): If the complete work up of your hair loss, including blood tests for vit d, b, iron, thyroid, cell count, hormones, and biopsy were normal, then you c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Male pattern baldness is unfortunately a fact of life. You can try agents such as rogaine (minoxidil) but the only definitive cure is hair transplanta ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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DHT: Hair loss at your age needs a referral to a Dermatologist. If you mean testosterone levels you should not attempt to reduce them.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
stop hair loss: You can stop hair loss by using topical Minoxidil also known as rogaine (minoxidil). If you want to grow hair you will have to see a dermatologist for ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss : You need Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high d ... Read More
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