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I Beat AU Twice

Background  I am Male, 36 Years Old, Played sports at a high level, Had alopecia as a child but always just patches on my head that would…

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Worse in the winter???

My 6 year old who has been in remission for over a year has developed 4 patches in the last 2 weeks. Can winter be a cause of hair loss? We…

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Squaric acid treatments

I am looking for some opinions and insite... A new Derm that I went to see this week at Hershey Medical center here in PA who is a Scalp an…

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vaccination and alopecia areata

Anyone had the vaccine, or is going to get vaccinated? Or maybe someone who had covid with Alopecia? As Alopecia is an alteration in the im…

Started by wfz

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Xeljanz (Tofacitinib Citrate): My experience on the trial

I have received a lot of interest from others on here in my involvement with the Xeljanz trials at Yale. I thought it would be nice for ev…

Started by AlopeciaDestroyedMyLife

9228 yesterday
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Looking for a little help

Hey guys! I'm wondering if anyone has any good sites for wigs that don't cost a fortune but still decent in quality? I've lost most of my h…

Started by Kristy Williams

2 on Thursday
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Squaric acid treatments

I am looking for some opinions and insite... A new Derm that I went to see this week at Hershey Medical center here in PA who is a Scalp an…

Started by Becca74

164 on Wednesday
Reply by Zoey Pearson

Anyone else have nothing work for them?

I tried Xeljanz and now Jakafi and still no regrowth. I am thinking there is nothing that will work for me. Anyone else in the same boat?

Started by mtran2000

5 on Monday
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Minnesota - Is there any place prescribing oral jak inhibitors? Don’t want to enter a clinical trial

Hi everyone, this is my first post on Alopecia world. I’ve had AU for 22 years, with regrowth happening sparsely all over my body…

Started by Sam Montgomery

0 on Monday

Squaric acid

Has anyone tried squaric acid? I am currently on 20 mg of Xeljanz and am having a bad flair up , losing a lot of hair . My dermatologist tr…

Started by Maree

1 Mar 1
Reply by Antonio Ward

JAK Inhibitors Xeljanz Tofacitinib - 3 year update

Hi Everyone! It has been a while since I have posted anything on this website and I am glad I can post with some positive news! I have had…

Started by Ithastogetbetter

10 Mar 1
Reply by Ithastogetbetter

Xeljanz from India

HI Guys, Has anyone imported Xeljanz from india via Fedex? Just wondering if its reliable and if it gets through customs without issue. Tha…

Started by NicoleT

888 Feb 28
Reply by NicoleT

Doctors that prescribe Xeljanz?

Could anyone give me suggestions on doctors that for sure prescribe Xeljanz for treatment? I have tried Dr. King but he is booked until Apr…

Started by acowan95

9 Feb 28
Reply by Joe Nyagah



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