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Posted 18 Jul 2010 by • 5 answers
Did you stop treatment and if so, did your hair loss get worse after stopping treatment? I am 22 as well and am desperately trying to stop hair loss due to severe stress. I am scared to start and then be dependent on it to keep my hair.
Posted 25 May 2011 by • 7 answers
I started taking predisone april 22 2011,20mg 3 times a day. Been taking for 4 1/2 weeks.
Posted 15 Jun 2013 by • 2 answers
I have had tests ran and my thyroid and is supposedly normal. I had a hysterectomy at 30. I really am devastated and confused because I have dry hair, skin and nails, also can not lose weight for anything. It really all came so sudden was not gradual. The weight was gradual, but the hair falling ...
Posted 31 Jul 2010 by • 2 answers
.Fluocinonide - I was prescribed Fluocinnnnonide topical solution for extreme hair loss, to be applied 2 times day. No where have I seen that this drug will help with hair loss? Can you answer this for me? I am a female and have had extreme hair loss in the last month, you can see my scalp and this ...
Posted 26 Nov 2017 by • 3 answers
Is this another one of those instances of making a "shortage" just so they can raise the prices on it when they put it back on the market? I read that RLC Laboratories (the maker of Nature-Throid) claims that they have closed their manufacturing plants temporarily so that they can upgrade ...
Posted 22 Feb 2018 by • 2 answers
Lexapro and Zoloft mad my hair fall out starting around 2 weeks. It increased and peaked at about 6-8 weeks and then slowed only some. I used minoxidil for over a year with the Lexapro bc I didn't want to go off of it. I finally decided to go off of it and my hairloss slowed down a few weeks ...
Blood Disorders - I am experiencing hair thinning and hair loss from warfarin My doctor switched me?
Posted 21 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
... to Eliquis 2.5 msg twice daily. Will my hair grow back and get thicker while taking Eliquis. My hair is falling out by the handful, and it’s so thin. I’m 52 yrs old and had a blood clot in the jugular vein coming out of the brain causing me to have a major stroke. But my hair ...
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my hair is thinning and I've heard that blood pressure meds can cause this to happen. I'm 49 and going through menopause also.
Posted 11 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
I’m 17 turning 18 soon and I’ve been diagnosed with PCOS. The doctors said it was mild, but the hair thinning at the crown of my head as well as the acne, excessive body hair and uneven fat distribution is really bothering me. I looked up treatments and found that Spirolactone (Aka: ...
Posted 7 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
I am hesitant about using Rogaine as I have heard that there can be hair loss and weight gain associated with using this.
Posted 28 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
Turned 50 and had a head full of hair. Got put on this drug for my HBP. Started off on 10 mg and later increased to 20 mg. About 3 months later I developed a big plug in the back of my scalp which was full of hair the day before and after a haircut a bald spot appeared. Over the next 6 months it ...