3 doctors weighed in:

How can you prevent hair loss in women?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Check thyroid

One cause of hair loss in women is hypothyroidism.
If that is the problem, treatment with thyroid medication should correct the problem.

In brief: Check thyroid

One cause of hair loss in women is hypothyroidism.
If that is the problem, treatment with thyroid medication should correct the problem.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block
Thank
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Iron supplement

I have had limited success with iron supplements and copper containing shampoo which may prevent hair fall.

In brief: Iron supplement

I have had limited success with iron supplements and copper containing shampoo which may prevent hair fall.
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology
26 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors