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Old 01-04-2001, 05:08 AM   #1
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Post hair loss and insomnia

Does anyone know if hair loss can happen with insomnia. Ive had insomnia for about 2 years sometimes going three days without sleep, and Ive noticed my hair thinning all over my head. Ive been taking OTC sleeping pills, Nytol, and I dont know if its the pills or the lack of sleep.

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Old 01-07-2001, 03:25 PM   #2
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I've never heard of insomnia causing hair loss. Often, medication side effects do this. See your doctor, he can take some tests, and hopefully get to the bottom of your problem.

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