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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…

Started by EpoLatest Reply

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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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

6106 6 hours ago
Reply by Frida Rupert

I found something that works for me.. maybe will for you ?

Hi guys, wanted to share my story real quick then the fix I found. keep in mind I don't know a lot about Alopecia, except that it sucks..…

Started by pepperdust

1 11 hours ago
Reply by kayla

Study alert! ATI-50002 (JAK1) Topical Solution Study

Hi Everyone - Just want to make sure you're all aware that there is a new study with the JAK-1 (Xeljanz) happening. They are testing it in…

Started by ErikaJane23

16 19 hours ago
Reply by ErikaJane23

Tofacib - commerically available topical xeljanz Tofacitinib cream

this was mentioned in another thread here, but I thought it might warrant it's own thread.  has anyone tried Tofacib cream? it is adverti…

Started by chris_s

3 yesterday
Reply by chris_s

My teenage boy, on Xeljanz for a few years and it's suddently stopped working

Hi everyone, Some sad news to report. My son Billy who is 15 , a patient of Dr King for over 3 years went from nothing to just about 95% h…

Started by Fenster

6 on Tuesday
Reply by Return_life

Weird hair growing?

Hi all! I know I’ve mentioned this before, but really hoping someone else may be having the same experience as I. I don’t have any of my bi…

Started by Christine

2 on Tuesday
Reply by Denise

Anyone tried Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT)?

My 18 yr old daughter is in her second episode of AA (much worse than the first). I haven't seen any comments on low level laser therapy on…

Started by Susan S

10 on Monday
Reply by Nancy

alopecia universalis - successful treatment

Hello All I wanted to share some of my experiences online because when I first started losing my hair I valued posts like this so much!  I…

Started by AlopeciaAndBononos

16 on Monday
Reply by Sad1995

Coimbra protocol and vitamin D

Hi guys Have you ever heard about Coimbra protocol( I found the information about it few months ago. It's…

Started by xenia

2 on Monday
Reply by 1975

Use of Cyclosporine

Anyone have any experiences they can share about use of Cyclosprine for AU? Also any side effects experienced? Thanks in advance!

Started by Djp

6 on Sunday
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