I have dandruff, hair fall, and lately, I saw tiny white balls on my scalp after which my scalp became very itchy. Please tell me how to treat this condition.
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You have seborrheic dermatitis probably. Use the following medications. Kindly consult your doctor to discuss the suggestion and take the treatment with consent.
1. Zydip-C lotion (Clotrimazole, Beclomethasone) apply once at night on the scalp.
2. Protar K shampoo (Ketoconazole, Coal tar) three days per week.
3 Tablet Desloratadine 5 mg once at night.
Do this for 20 days and avoid hair oil.
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