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Vitamin D

Started this discussion. Last reply by kimmy68 Apr 22. 12 Replies

My daughter has Alopecia areata. Her vitamin D levels are really low.She had medicine prescribed for her and want take the pills.Her alopecia is getting worse. Can low vitamin d cause hairloss.Anyone…Continue

Alopecia

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alo-mom Aug 17, 2020. 1 Reply

My daughter has had AA. since she was 16 years old.She is 24.She just had my first grandchild with is a girl.We are so worried about her getting this awful condition.Kids are so cruel and adults can…Continue

Alopecia

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sarah Reade, MD Jan 7, 2015. 20 Replies

How did you first get your diagnosis for alopecia areata? Did anyone have to have a skin biopsy or your doctor just knew from looking at the area? I have been reading about scarring alopecia and…Continue

Cortisone shots

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rose Marie' Dec 3, 2014. 4 Replies

Have anyone had any luck with this.This is my last resort for this problem.She will need ten injections because the two patches are so large.The creams didnt work.The deem said she should see results…Continue

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kimmy68 replied to Kyle D's discussion Please help, patch of hair loss above ear
"I would probably see a derm first and take it from there. Good luck."
May 11
kimmy68 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"Good luck to you.I am glad its growing.Hopefully it will all grow back."
Apr 22
kimmy68 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"Her doctor  had prescribed her some pills a couple of years ago and she never took them.Now after she had her baby.She has lost 80 percent of her hair.It grew while she was pregnant and then fell out worse after she had her.I really hate this…"
Apr 22
kimmy68 replied to Kyle D's discussion Please help, patch of hair loss above ear
"I am praying for you.You should probably see a derm for a diagnosis. Take care."
Apr 22
wfz replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"It is growing, however, I still have a lot of big spots. I can feel them (or not) when I move my finger over my bald head. "
Apr 18
DJ88 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"Hows your hair now? is it still growing and is their more of it?"
Apr 18
wfz replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"I think about 6 month or more, just take vitamin D as a daily routine. I take 5000iu at this moment, started with 3000iu."
Apr 14
kimmy68 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"How long did it take for your hair to grow back after taking vitamin D pills? "
Apr 14
kimmy68 replied to Darren Watts's discussion Multi Vitamins= Pregnancy's?
"I think once she stop taking the prenatal pills it made her hair fall out again.I wish they will find a cure for this.She is 24 now and have had aa since she was 16."
Feb 4
kimmy68 replied to Darren Watts's discussion Multi Vitamins= Pregnancy's?
"When my daughter got pregnant they put her on prenanatal pills..All her patches filled in from her pregnancy.Her hair was so long and pretty.After she had my granddaughter it came back and was worse than before.I was so sad.I thought it was going to…"
Feb 4
wfz replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"I have AU. It started after a very distressing period. About a year ago I started taking vitamin D as I heard a lot of health benefits about it, now my hair is growing back - very hard. I am not sure if it is vitamin d or the stress has gone down,…"
Dec 27, 2020
DJ88 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"I don't usually comment on this website anymore, but this is interesting to me. I believe there is a connection between Alopecia and vitamin D. I was also told a few years ago that im low in vitamin D"
Dec 26, 2020
Fingers_Crossed replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"I have been AU for almost 10 years now And only found out a couple years ago that I have very low vitamin d levels. My doctor makes me take 5000 units per day. I use the drops. I don’t know if the vitamin D is helping with regrowth because…"
Dec 24, 2020
wfz replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"there is also liquid vitamine d"
Dec 23, 2020
kimmy68 replied to Patchylatchy's discussion How soon after your first spot did it take to become AU?
"How long do you have to take it ? and what if you stop taking it will it fall out again?I am so happy for you that you had full regrow."
Dec 14, 2020
kimmy68 replied to kimmy68's discussion Vitamin D
"Thank you for replying.Her hair loss has gotten worse.I cant get her to take the vitamin d pills let alone anything for her hair.That is my biggeset fear that this will turn into A.U. she has had it for 8 years now.Grew back twice and fell out…"
Dec 7, 2020

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