"Yes my head would tingle and burn a few months after starting xeljanx. Probably stopped around 3-4 months too. I remember how disappointed I was with the progress because I just figured it would stop falling out. I started taking…"
"I probably started 15mg after 2 months. I started seeing dramatic results at the 3-4 month mark. How it’s been explained to me is that your hair can fall out up to 3 months after the trigger. So if something triggered hair…"
"My hair did stop progressing but it took a few months on Xeljanz. It’s hard to be patient but that is the key. If you are take 20mg a day then I wouldn’t increase dosage... most of my hair has grown back. First it grew back…"
"Hey man... I think it is looking good! Just always remember where you were and where you are today. I know the constant feeling of never knowing what is going to happen. That being said it sounds like the 20mg is working and when…"
"I started Xeljanz on December 4th and in January shaved my entire head.... so we are in a very similar situation. I would address it with your doctor first just because it is good to be make sure you are monitoring things. There are side…"
"I think we all go through this phase. I know I did. I did until one day the kindest person I know was diagnosed with terminal cancer. She was only 12 years old and suddenly it whipped me into shape and appreciate what I have.
"Getting lots of white hairs. Not much color even for some of the growth that is 2 months old but I guess something is better than nothing! Been on xeljanx for about 3.5 months so I’m hopeful that the medicine is working... even if…"
"For people that had regrowth... did your hair come back white? How long did it take for it to regain pigment... if it did? Just curious because one of my spots had regrowth for like 3 1/2 months but I shave my head and it still looks…"
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