Causes of Hair Loss: Medicines and Medical Treatments
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Medicines and medical treatments can cause hair loss .
Many medicines that can cause hair loss include:
If you think a medicine may be causing your scalp problem, contact your doctor to discuss your symptoms. Your doctor may adjust your dosage or change or discontinue your medicine.
Medical treatments that can cause hair loss include:
Primary Medical Reviewer Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Ellen K. Roh, MD - Dermatology
Current as ofOctober 5, 2017
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