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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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Has anyone here been prescribed and used prednisolone? My dermatologist gave me a prescription for it, saying that she thinks my alopecia a…

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Acne on scalp?

Hello everyone- I'm not currently doing any topical treatments for my very diffuse AA (we are talking all over hair loss of about 50%). Any…

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Interleukin 2 low dose THE CURE

Hello I am french there is a new treatment the molecule is interlekin 2 in low dose and the drug is aldeslekin it is the professor passeron…

Started by kevin

13 56 minutes ago
Reply by Return_life

Fluocinonide 0.5% and Rogaine 5%

I have scaring alopecia and my Dermatologist prescribed  Fluocinonide 0.5% to use on and off for 2 weeks, and asked me to try Rogaine 5% fo…

Started by MoldOfGod

4 3 hours ago
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Has anyone heard any news about getting this drug approved for alopecia? I've heard rumors just wondering if anyone has heard anything Tha…

Started by loriann

11 7 hours ago
Reply by chris_s

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

4468 yesterday
Reply by Patchylatchy

Treatment of alopecia areata with simvastatin/ezetimibe

For those of you who take a statin like I do, you might want to ask doctor to switch to Zocor/Zetia combo known as Vytorin. You may want to…

Started by mtran2000

0 on Saturday

My Stanford trial experience, part 2 (Xeljanz)

My first post on this topic got buried somewhere in "Discussion" purgatory, so I am providing an update on my experience as a participant i…

Started by Susan McAdams

179 on Saturday
Reply by Alma

Regrowth with AU

I'm experiencing unprecedented regrowth, and want to hear about your similar experiences. I have had AU for almost 4 years now, first onset…

Started by molly

178 on Thursday
Reply by Return_life

How many of you have total regrowth after being alopecia totalis

I am so tired. I don't have the energy to do anything. Don't want to see anyone, I want to break all the mirrors in my house so I don't hav…

Started by Carol Yuen

24 Jan 18
Reply by Universal1984

Juicy medicine?

Currently completing a Juicemaster January Juicy Challenge & noticed this comment on the group facebook stunned & delight…

Started by Moira

0 Jan 18

Xelsource Hardship Program 2017

Has anyone been approved to get Xeljanz for 2017?  I am still waiting for approval, apparently they are backed up with applications.

Started by mtran2000

3 Jan 18
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