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Posted 18 Jul 2010 by • 3 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 • 6 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 15 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I am 68 years old and have been on losartan, 25 mg over 10 years. I tolerate the drug well. However I note increased more thinning of my hair top and sides during the past year. It may be genetic (alopecea) but I am wondering if it is also due to the losartan. Hesitant to change medications. Blood ...
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm an 18 year old female, I've had long thick hair all my life but the last few months I've experienced so much lair loss, I can just touch my head or bush it once and so much will come out. It's not in patches, just seems all over. I haven't changed shampoos etc. or ...
Posted 13 Dec 2016 by • 3 answers
Please help! A year ago I started getting cystic acne on my neck and then I noticed oily skin and acne on my back and then my hair started shedding. I used to only have to wash my hair once every four days and it has gotten to the point that I now have to wash every single day. I'm ...
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Alopecia - I take hydroxyzine, buspar, and wellbutrin. Which of these meds could be possible causes?
Posted 24 Mar 2016 • 8 answers
... of recent thinning hair or hair loss? These are the only meds I take. I know that anxiety itself can cause these problems. Has anyone had this hair problem with any of the meds I mentioned? "G"
Posted 13 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 16 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
... side effects occur long days what should we do? Is this cause important?
If I stop applying women's Rogaine, will there be a period of more hair loss than prior to using it?
Posted 31 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
I have used Rogaine for a few years now and it works. I had a minor hair loss problem that wasn't very noticeable. After a recent serious hospitalization, I stopped using it and my hair loss was MUCH worse than prior to starting it. Could this have been a temporary reaction, or is this what ...
Posted 4 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I am in my early 50s. Both returned after two weeks off of this medication. I think I was taking 50 mg/day.
Posted 26 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
My daughter has been taking this BC pill for several years and started losing a lot of hair on her head in patches about a year ago. The suspected diagnosis is alopecia.
Posted 22 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I'm a 19 year old male. Last November I started noticing more hair fall. It's continued, and now it's September of the next year and hair loss is basically ruining my life. I've tried Rogaine and Propecia which weren't for me, so I quit. I just started a new hair regrowth ...