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What is the definition or description of: BAL allergy?

What is the definition or description of: BAL allergy?

BAL allergy: BAL contains Dimercaprol. It is a chelating agent. For potential adverse effects see: http://www. Rxlist. Com/bal-in-oil-ampules-drug. Htm ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Is there any good medicine to avoid balled head in male when there is family history of baldness!?

Is there any good medicine to avoid balled head in male when there is family history of baldness!?

Baldness: There is not a real good medicine for this purpose. The only pill which might help a little bit is propecia (finasteride). Its main side effect is rare sexual dysfunction. ...Read more

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What is the best solution to stop baldness? Is there any medicine to fill the empty spaces because of hair fall?

What is the best solution to stop baldness? Is there any medicine to fill the empty spaces because of hair fall?

Options: Many men, especially those with a lot of body hair, do notice advancing baldness in their 20's. Your physician can offer you medication (pills, topical) to slow the process. There are surgical procedures. Or you can embrace your maleness / genetics, work hard on being as physically fit as you can, and enjoy the distinctive look just as photo guy clearly does. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How do I get nuvigil cheaper, my ins. Covers most but still leaves a $330 bal. And generic modafinil is more? Or ideas on a comparable drug?

How do I get nuvigil cheaper, my ins. Covers most but still leaves a $330 bal. And generic modafinil is more? Or ideas on a comparable drug?

Nuvigil options: Consider using a discount card from the company making nuvigil. Also, you could consider alternatives such as Ritalin or methylphenidate. ...Read more

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What are the medicines and cure for baldness?

What are the medicines and cure for baldness?

Yes: Several meds are used to treat baldness, rogaine, (minoxidil) for men and women and a few other meds for male pattern baldness in women. D/w your doctor the appropriate options for you. ...Read more

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Can cipla be used to stop baldness. Where can I get the drug in nigeria?

Can cipla be used to stop baldness. Where can I get the drug in nigeria?

Hair loss: Cipla has a generic medication for propecia (finasteride). Propecia (finasteride) is used in the United States to treat hair loss. Thus, you can use cipla's generic for Propecia (finasteride) for male pattern hair loss. Make sure you read the insert so you know what side effects can occur with the medication. ...Read more

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Pls, can cipla stop baldness? And where can I get this drug in nigeria? Lagos to be precise. Thank you

Pls, can cipla stop baldness? And where can I get this drug in nigeria? Lagos to be precise. Thank you

Don't think so: Cipla appears to be a drug company that makes antivirals, aids medications, heart medications, asthma inhalers, and some other meds. Not sure if the company makes any drugs to slow down balding. Beware of any claims by a drug company about being able to "stop balding" because such claims sometimes are false or exaggerated. ...Read more

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I lost my hear, " baldness "what is the possibility to restore it? Is there any medicine? BR// Ghaith

I lost my hear, " baldness "what is the possibility to restore it? Is there any medicine? BR// Ghaith

Yes!: Go to a Dr. Get some tests, stop stressing, eat vitamin B, lots of whole grains, and healthy, leafy green foods. Quit stressing! ...Read more

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I'm loosing my hair! I've tried anything possible, drugs. Oils. Etc nothing worked! What should I do, I'm only 21 I don't want to get baldness!?

I'm loosing my hair! I've tried anything possible, drugs. Oils. Etc nothing worked! What should I do, I'm only 21 I don't want to get baldness!?

First of all: Don't put any products or oils on your hair or scalp. Second, have your primary care doctor check for various medical problems. Third, see a quality dermatologist. There's no way we can help you on the internet. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more

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Which is the best medicine for stopping male pattern baldness. Can hair be regrown trough some kind of medicine?

Which is the best medicine for stopping male pattern baldness. Can hair be regrown trough some kind of medicine?

See a dermatologist: First get a diagnosis. Minoxidil solution applied to scalp is cheap & helps if used daily for years. Oral Finasteride is very safe for men, cheap if generic (get a pill cutter), reduces prostate trouble as well. ...Read more

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Recently one medicine was in news, discovered for androgenic alopecia, what is the name of the medicine? Can I use this now for baldness treatment?

Recently one medicine was in news, discovered for androgenic alopecia, what is the name of the medicine? Can I use this now for baldness treatment?

Been around.: Finasteride
propecia
It is a blocker of male hormones.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/9777765
"Recent postmarking studies have found that [this drug] has been associated with sexual and non-sexual adverse events"
http://archderm. Jamanetwork. Com/article. Aspx? Articleid=1904925

I am not recommending you use it. More info can be found by inbox consultation with me, board certified clinical pharm. ...Read more

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What are the available hair restoration techniques, is hair transplant safe, or any other medicine, application for male pattern baldness?

What are the available hair restoration techniques, is hair transplant safe, or any other medicine, application for male pattern baldness?

Medicine or Surgery: There are a few medications available to stop hair loss (finasteride and minoxidil). Laser has also helped in this matter. Hair transplantation is the ideal procedure to replace the los hair. ...Read more

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What can cause female baldness?

Many Possible Causes: Women can develop baldness (alopecia) for many reasons, including breakage of hair from straighteners or dyes; certain skin diseases that cause destruction of the hair follicles, autoimmune disease, hormonal imbalance, iron deficiency, vitamin b deficiency, chemotherapy, shedding after illness, shedding after pregnancy, or alopecia areata. ...Read more

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How do you treat a baldness problem?

Three steps: First, we have to identify the reason for hair loss. Second, we have to stop the hair loss with topical and/or oral medications. Third, we can replace lost hair with a hair transplantation procedure. ...Read more

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Is there a way to cure female pattern baldness?

Is there a way to cure female pattern baldness?

Rogaine (minoxidil) for Women: Rogaine (minoxidil) for women is an over-the-counter fda approved therapy for female pattern alopecia. Another option is hair transplantation. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me what causes temporary baldness?

Lots of things...: ...Cause temporary loss of hair, from illnesses to surgical procedures to medications to crash diets to stress. Once you know the cause you can tailor a treatment plan. Your dermatologist can help you with this. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a female to suffer from baldness?

FEMALE BALDNESS: When women lose scalp hair it is called "hairloss", not "baldness."! many medications are responsible for women's hairloss. Anemia, homone imbalance, crash dieting, stress, deficiencies in certain supplements & vitamins. See a dermatologist who might be able to figure out the "whys" of your problem and recommend accordingly. Do not worry! ...Read more

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What to do if I have baldness, but no one in my family has it.?

What to do if I have baldness, but no one in my family has it.?

What's the cause?: Classic male pattern baldness is obvious based on its development and distribution. It's genetic and if you have it, you ended up with more genes for it than any of the other men in your family. You can opt for medication, surgery, and/or recognize that 95% of good looks in a man is his level of physical fitness and get back into that stuff. Photo guy isn't complaining, he's showing off. ...Read more

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Trying to preemptively deal with baldness. Any advice/suggestions?

Balding Prevention: You can't change your genetics. These tips may provide some benefit. Eat a nutritious diet to avoid deficiencies. Avoid hairstyles that pull hair tightly. Use gentle shampoo. Avoid hair dryers, permanents or curling irons. Consider use of a wide toothed comb. Consider acupuncture. ...Read more

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Are there solutions for those men with advanced degree of baldness?

Some: Depends on what you mean by advanced. If you are basically bald your options are almost none. If you have some hair left but it is thinly growing you might respond to various topical and systemic medications. If this is a genetically directed baldness then you basically can't win that war. Transplants may be an option for you. I think you should see a dermatologist to help evaluate. ...Read more

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I'm 25 and have been having noticeable hairfall. Is this temporary or am I facing baldness?

Hairloss: I am sure you know, hair loss can be caused by both family history or other causes. One common disease is telogen effluvium. This is a temporary hair loss seen most often in young women and the hair that you lose will usually regrow in 6 months. Always see a dermatologist for the exact diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can stress cause baldness?

Can stress cause baldness?

Yes: Psychological stress can result in various physical conditions, including hair loss. Practicing thought dropping, meditation exercises, and various relaxation exercises can help. However, it's best to get a medical evaluation, since there are many medical conditions, such as thyroid problems, that can be the cause. ...Read more

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Can osteopaths treat baldness?

Can osteopaths treat baldness?

Yes: Osteopaths can specialize in any medical specialty and there are osteopaths that are Dermatologists. ...Read more

Bal Allergy (Definition)

BAL contains Dimercaprol. It is a chelating agent. For potential adverse effects see: ...Read more


Dr. Bernard Seif
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Dimercaprol (Definition)

Dimercaprol is a topical steroid which is a ...Read more