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Hair loss - hyperthyroid

Hi, Am under medication for hyperthyroidism and am facing hair loss problems. What is the best way to stop hair fall when am under medication. I see that the medicines do have side effects and hair loss is 1 of them. Thanks!
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Venkat Raghav
Bangalore | General Physician

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Hello... Hair loss is one of the adverse effect but normal thyroid level is very important ...other causes include scalp infection , malnutrition, hereditary, etc... If you undergo surgery bfor hyperthyroidism problem will be solved .....consult dermatologist once to rule out other causes.
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Dr. Swapna Reddy
8 yrs. of exp | Chennai | Diabetologist
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check your thyroid first, if its abnormal then one of the reason for hairfall is thyroid disorder. other reasons for hairfall is- genetically bald headche, lack of sleep, lack of healthy diet, scalp infection.
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