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What will happen if I stop Rogaine - will I continue to lose hair?

Posted 18 Jul 2010 by hhickm21 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.

Prednisone -. my hair has started coming out, how long will it last, will it all fall out?

Posted 25 May 2011 by lindashicks 7 answers

I started taking predisone april 22 2011,20mg 3 times a day. Been taking for 4 1/2 weeks.

I am a 40 year old female. My hair is falling out from the root and I do not know why?

Posted 15 Jun 2013 by Desperate4Hair 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 ...

Can fluocinonide be used to treat hair loss?

Posted 31 Jul 2010 by guadalajara 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 ...

What is the real story behind the recent "shortage" in Nature-Throid?

Posted 26 Nov 2017 by G Mc 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 ...

Anyone know how long until my drug induced hairloss will stop?

Posted 22 Feb 2018 by Beatrice15 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 FentonC 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 ...

Does the blood pressure medicine chlorthalidone 25 mg cause hair thinning?

Posted 16 Jan 2018 by jinnkk 0 answers

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.

What kind of prescription drugs help PCOS?

Posted 11 Jan 2018 by Ellaxx 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: ...

Does Rogaine cause initial hair loss and how many people experience it?

Posted 7 Dec 2017 by sheena33 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.

Can lisinopril cause alopecia?

Posted 28 Nov 2017 by shoestrain 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 ...

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