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Do you have associated hair loss?
Any thyroid problem?
Duration of symptoms?
Have you seen a doctor so far?
Stress and anxiety?
I actually use Nizoral anti-dandruff shampoo for it's off the label hair loss benefits. I am also on a script for Propecia that I started after a hair transplant surgery. The hair loss has been ongoing for roughly around seven years. I do not have any thyroid problems. The only real stresses I have are hair related since I am in sales and appearance is part of my job. I know Loniten is traditionally used for blood pressure but has great side effects for hair.
Hi,Thanks for providing more information.
I understand your worry.
And as Loniten contains minoxidil which requires a prescription from a doctor.
So you can try Over the counter Rogaine which also contains minoxidil.It also have good results.
You should use 2% Rogaine (Minoxidil) lotion 1 ml applied morning and evening - gently massaged into the scalp. Continue for at least 6 months.
As you have script of Propecia so you should take it with Rogaine.
Rogaine and Propecia have only a 30-40% success rate if used alone and this jumps to 50-70% when used together.Tab Biotin 5 mg twice a day for 3 months and then once a day for 3 months more.
Besides this useful supplements for the hair are Calcium and Iron tablets, taken once or twice a day.
Protein intake should also be sufficient.
Alongside continue washing your hair with Nizoral-AD shampoo 2-3 times a week - lather onto the scalp for 3-5 minutes and then wash off.
Stress and anxiety can be aggravating factors so do yoga,deep breathing exercises as well.
And at last,consult your doctor as well for further management.
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