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DeadGirl75

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Does the hair loss ever stop?
« on: October 08, 2017, 09:11:14 PM »
Since I started Plaquenil I've started getting some hair loss. It's been nearly a year and I'm still on steroids and Plaquenil. It's getting to the point where I have to use "root spray" for hair color to hide how bad it's getting. I can't afford a lot, but I am taking Biotin and prenatal vitamins. It seemed to slow down and then I had a month or two where I couldn't get biotin and it's falling out in clumps. I've got more Biotin, I'm just frustrated.
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Re: Does the hair loss ever stop?
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2017, 07:10:54 AM »
Hi  :)

My hairdresser told me to take a zinc supplement. It has really helped. My hairloss was from an underactive thyroid rather than Plaquenil or SjS.

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