"I took azathioprine (a different immunosuppressant) for 6 months and Still had flares and progressive loss so stopped. Now on finasteride and acitretin and put Elidel on at night and rogaine on in the morning. My scalp feels better than it has in a…"
"Hi I had 12 rounds of excimer and it did nothing, AIP for a whole year - nothing but I did lose loads of weight. Unfortunately plaquenil gave me a rash and blurred vision so I only took it for a month. Currently I’m in Eliseo cream and…"
sorry to keep banging on about this but i'd be really interested what blood type you all are?
In brief i've not had the easiest of lives...but my FFA came about when i was relatively stress free, compared to my past!!
In my case, and my mother's, I am positive that stress was the triggering cause for the disease. The hormonal factor may have come later, affected by FFA itself, as my periods were always regular like a swiss watch (28 days apart without…"
"Glad you guys are keeping the dialog going. I am not writing so much but sure value being part of discussion. Working really hard on stress but hard as the hair loss is the root of my stress right now. Doing acupuncture, herbs, etc. Getting second…"
"I went for Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs with the aim of trying to de-stress and balance my Ying and Yang.
I saw my GP again and asked to be referred for a second opinion - again there will be more waiting - stressy! Had my GP practice known about…"
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