Dandruff since 5 years

Hello i have dandruff problems simce many years no matter what i do it never goes off. I shaved my hair 3 times wash daily but still it is there. What should I do?
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Dr. Rajdeep
8 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | Dermatologist

INR 400 for 24 hrs

You will benefit from medicated ketoconazole containing shampoos. There are many brands available and can be availed by a prescription from a dermatologist/doctor near you. It should be used to wash your scalp daily. Leave the shampoo on for 2 to 5 mins after applying it and then wash off. Another disease that closely resembles dandruff is Psoriasis involving the scalp. Psoriasis will not respond to treatment with ketoconazole. A dermatologist will be able to make a definite diagnosis and treat you accordingly. Warm regards. Dr. Rajdeep Mysore. Chirag Hospital Bangalore.
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