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Premature hair greying

Patient: Hii! Im having premature hair greying, I first found out when I was in my teens! recently it has been worst ! I also suspect that it could be genetical problem. My question is, can this condition be improved ? or maybe reversed ?? Thank You

 

 

Symptoms: Hair greying and losing hair

 

 

Doctor: Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor.Premature greying is usually due to following reasons:1) Genetic2) Nutritional deficiency3)External factors like hair dye use4) idiopathic: no known reasonI usually advice my patients to take tab containing biotin, calcium pantothenate, selenium which are required for hair.You may apply melitane which is a pigment producing drug available in market like altris gel.Visit your doctor so that he can examine you ans give you prescription.I hope it helps.Take care.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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