"I’m so sorry for what this person is experiencing. To grow hair only to lose it again is so traumatic. My son has been on xeljanz for 1 1/2 years. He’s doing well, but he never fully grew back his forehead hairline. I have seen in my…"
"Dave I agree! My 17 year old son has AU which progressed from AA age 9 to AU at 13, smack in the middle of 7th grade. He’s handled it quite well, but it changed him. He wears a beanie all the time except when sleeping. My happy boy who loved…"
"I am so sorry you’re going through this! Xeljanz is not a cure. It only works while taking the medication. There are a lot of JAK inhibitors being researched at this time for efficacy and safety for alopecia. A few have been fast tracked by…"
"The vaccines have not killed 4 million people worldwide and the CDC does not say the vaccines have killed more people than the virus. This is far right "so called" news sources that are spewing this falseness.
The vaccines do…"
"I had the same concerns with my son. He’s 16 years old and has alopecia universalis. He, my husband, and I decided it was best for him to get vaccinated, especially when thinking about a possible cytokine storm reaction from the virus. Prior…"
"I am using topical xeljanz on my son. We got a Rx from a Stanford Dr who orders it through a chemistry RX in Philidelphia (a compound pharmacy). It cost $334.00 for a 30gm tube. After 5 weeks my son is seeing small, white hairs on…"
Any mention of products and services on Alopecia World is for informational purposes only; it does not imply a recommendation or endorsement by Alopecia World. Nor should any statement or representation on this site be construed as professional, medical or expert advice, or as pre-screened or endorsed by Alopecia World. Alopecia World is not responsible or liable for any of the views, opinions or conduct, online or offline, of any user or member of Alopecia World.