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Hair loss what can i do

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: April 27, 2021 4:54 AM

Anonymous 47 days

Hi, I am in my 20s and experiencing a bad hair loss problem, do you have any advice for me (any vitamins/brands that are trustworthy)

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 47 days
General Practitioner

Hi and thank you for contacting us.

Through the statement you gave on the above section, I completely understand your concern over this matter. For your information there are a few factors that could cause hair loss such as:

  • abnormal level of androgen hormones
  • genetics. You have a family history of baldness
  • stress can cause hair loss
  • chemotherapy
  • autoimmune disease
  • shampooing too often, bleaching and dying your hair makes your hair thinner and weaker
  • illness such as diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, iron deficiency anemia
  • low protein diet can lead temporary hair loss

There are a few treatment plans you can discuss with your doctor to know get the right treatment for your condition such as:

  • minoxidil. It helps in slowing down the hair loss and stimulate new hair to grow
  • finasteride is a medication that can help by blocking the hormone causing hair loss
  • hair transplant is an expensive treatment and you should consult with your doctor on what’s the best plan for you

Grab the supplement that can help suppress your hair loss now !

If you have any more enquiries, you can click on the link (DoctorOnCall) and speak to our doctors in private and get the consultation you need on the phone. Thank you.

Last Updated: Tue Apr 27 2021 04:54:19 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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