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Is there an at home treatment for a fungal infection causing hair loss?
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Really no
Tinea capitis is very familiar. Although selenium sulfide dandruff shampoos can slow it down, it's best treated by systemic anti-fungal medicines that a physician needs to prescribe, as they are themselves toxic.
There's a great medscape review: http://emedicine.Medscape.Com/article/1091351-overview.

In brief: Really no
Tinea capitis is very familiar. Although selenium sulfide dandruff shampoos can slow it down, it's best treated by systemic anti-fungal medicines that a physician needs to prescribe, as they are themselves toxic.
There's a great medscape review: http://emedicine.Medscape.Com/article/1091351-overview.
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