A 39-year-old female asked:
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i have a really itchy head i don't have lice i use dandruff shampoo for dandruff why is this it's really annoying me as i've tried lots of shampoos?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See a dermatologist: You have tried all of the usual simple solutions to this. Get an exam and find out if there is any other specific process in place and find how to deal with it.
Answered on May 11, 2019

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May not be dandruff: If it is getting worse with the dandruff shampoo it most likely isnt dandruff. You should get it checked out by a dermatologist

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