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Medicine For Bal Overdose
BAL overdose: Administration of excessive dose of Dimercaprol (British anti-Lewisite or BAL). ...Read more
BAL = dimercaprol: Bal is "british anti-lewisite", a prescription medication given by injection for the removal of heavy metals such as lead and mercury. (it also combats lewisite, an arsenic-based chemical warfare agent). Overdose symptoms include nausea, vomiting, drowsiness, and seizure (convulsions). Treatment is supportive with protection of the airway, intravenous fluids, and a tincture of time. ...Read more
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
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
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
Is there any good medicine to avoid balled head in male when there is family history of baldness!?
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
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?
Weight lifting increases the rate of baldness? Because my friends tell me that but I don't believe. (I don't take any drugs or allergies)
Bald: I agree with you and you need to see your doctor and may need a referral to a Dermatologist. ...Read more
Cap adgain, tab androanagen, halotop lotion, minkem-n 5% lotion, do these medicines help hair fall stoppage and regrowth in male patterned 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
My dermat have suggstd me rootz m10 lotion is it effective it is causing irritation to my scalp. Can u sugst proper medicines to cure crown baldness?
Which is the best medicine for stopping male pattern baldness. Can hair be regrown trough some kind of medicine?
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?
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
Does male pattern baldness is preventable from medicine? And is it one time treatment? And does male pattern baldness is due to heredity? Thanks.
I have only receding hairline, but I am not having baldness, no bald spot. No one in my family has ever had baldness. Any medicine treatment possible?
Probably not necessary but uncommon for an 18 year old.
You can check with your hairdresser - least expensive - or your doctor. ...Read more
What are the available hair restoration techniques, is hair transplant safe, or any other medicine, application for male pattern baldness?
See dermatologist: Meds- Minoxidil (Rogaine) & Finasteride (Propecia), Surgical - Hair transplant. 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. Genetics plays the biggest factor in balding for most people- you may or may not have success. ...Read more
Causes of "baldness": Alopecia is commonly known as hair loss, hair thinning, & balding. While genetic causes (like male pattern balding) are common, other causes exist: hormones, infections, autoimmune causes, metabolic (e.g. Chemotherapy), nutrition (e.g. Vitamin deficiencies), trauma (e.g. Tight braids), neoplastic (some cancers), etc. A dermatologist can help determine the cause & discuss treatment options. ...Read more
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
No: The reason that so many silly claims are made for garlic is that it's absorbed through the skin and the smell appears on the breath. It does have some interesting pharmacologic effects, but "curing baldness" isn't one of them -- if there were any easy cure, mr. Gorbachev, who had at his command the world's best information-gathering system, would still have a full head of hair. ...Read more