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OTC Antihistamine helpful for Alopecia Areata

Taking an over-the-counter antihistamine, such as Allegra, has been shown to help patients with alopecia areata grow new hair. This medication is available without a prescription and the generic form is available as well. Hair regrowth was specific for bald patches due to alopecia areata and worked well when combined with other treatments.

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Is an Ivy-League trained physician and surgeon who is a board-certified Dermatologist & Mohs' Surgeon. Aside from having training in Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Dr. Bader completed a fully accredited fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery under the auspices of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. He moved to South Florida in June 1999. Shortly thereafter, he formed R.S.B. Dermatology in Deerfield Beach, FL.