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How can I treat dandruff?
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Dr. Leonard Grossman
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Dandruff shampoo
With dandruff shampoo from the pharmacy.

In brief: Dandruff shampoo
With dandruff shampoo from the pharmacy.
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Dr. Leonard Grossman
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Nizoral, (ketoconazole) t sal tgel
For mild cases teal tgel or Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo can work.
For more resistant cases prescriptions such as clobex, taclonex, or dermasmoothe fs. Forvsever cases cortisone shots into sever areas or even short course of antifungal pills can be useful. This will recur but can be controlled.

In brief: Nizoral, (ketoconazole) t sal tgel
For mild cases teal tgel or Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo can work.
For more resistant cases prescriptions such as clobex, taclonex, or dermasmoothe fs. Forvsever cases cortisone shots into sever areas or even short course of antifungal pills can be useful. This will recur but can be controlled.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Stephen Pool
Emergency Medicine
In brief: Dandruff
Dandruff is a common scalp condition in which small pieces of dry skin flake off of the scalp.
If you have dark hair or you’re wearing dark colors, you may notice the flakes in your hair or on your shoulders. Dandruff may also make your scalp itch. https://www.aad.org/public/skin-hair-nails/hair-care/how-to-treat-dandruff

In brief: Dandruff
Dandruff is a common scalp condition in which small pieces of dry skin flake off of the scalp.
If you have dark hair or you’re wearing dark colors, you may notice the flakes in your hair or on your shoulders. Dandruff may also make your scalp itch. https://www.aad.org/public/skin-hair-nails/hair-care/how-to-treat-dandruff
Dr. Stephen Pool
Dr. Stephen Pool
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