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Can Differin Cause Hair Loss or Thinning?

I used differin gel 3% for 3 yrs when i started feelin that may thick hair felt thinner then I started to have some strange sensations in scalp--very sensitive and painful-around this ssme time I also began taking one a day womens multivitamin along with a biotin supplement-pain got worse so i stopped birth control (yasmin) and oral minocycline been off all for 2-3 months when I realized I was still having sone disconfort in scalp (although not as bad). Dermo said differin would not cause hair loss?

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Differin does not affect hair.

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Differin does not cause hair loss or thinning.  Consult your dermatologist regarding investigations to find the cause of your hair loss.

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