Excessive hair fall
I am experiencing hair loss since last 2-3 years while i was recovering from typhoid. I have been on medication for the same. My hormonal tests are fine still i bear an evident male pattern baldness. My prescription drugs included finastride tablets and multivitamins. I used minoxidil solution (10%)for scalp. Kindly suggest what should i do to minimize this. Is hair transplant an option?
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Hi. You may be suffering from early onset androgenetic alopecia. Could you send your pictures on follow up chat?! Apart from being genetically predisposed to balding, environmental factors , pollution, stress, junk food and poor diet could cause you to lose hair further. You'll probably need treatment with hair care lotions or serums - something that has vasodilator properties and improves thickness of hair and reduces hair loss. You are already on correct oral and topical medication - continue the same. Have a good balanced nutritious diet. Your hair density can be restored if you take timely treatment and care of your hair. Prp therapy is possibly a good treatment option. If bald areas are evident or if there are areas of visible balding, hair transplant can be done. See a dermatologist near you or send me further queries on follow up messaging. Hope this helps. Warm regards. Dr Govind S Mittal.
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