Increased hair loss

Hello Iv had hair loss around 10 years ago due to intense dieting and recently i visited a dermatologist and she prescribed me to use minoxidil 5 percent . Iv been using it since two weeks once a day and i noticed iam losing more hair than normal . I want to discontinue the treatment . Will it effect my hair ?? Please suggest ?!
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Dr. Sidaarth Khera
14 yrs. of exp | Delhi | Dermatologist
Initially when you start minoxidil this type of hair loss is seen in many patients which settles in some time.  Do not quit as it is a gold standard for hair loss treatments.
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