I have had dandruff for a couple of years now

Patient : I have had dandruff for a couple of years now and I have been using the shampoos to try to get rid of it but that only decreases the effect, how can I completely get rid of it?
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor. I have read your query. I understand your concern. Dandruff scalp is such a co ndition which can be controlled but cannot be eradicated completely. If a person has predisposition for developing dandruff then it is likely that on completely stopping the treatment, one can develop it again. I advice my patients to use anti dandruff shampoo containing ketoconazole on alternate day basis initially . Once dandruff is completely controlled, it should still be used once in fifteen days. Avoid hair oil application. I hope I am able to solve your query. Take care.

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