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hair loss on Doxil

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Has anybody on Doxil had any hair loss.  My Oncologist told me he didnt think that I would lose any hair with Doxil, but I am losing like strands.  It is like when you brush your hair and you have loose strands that fall down.  Its not coming out in clumps like it did with Taxol.

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I did not have any hair loss on Doxil. 

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Joined: Jun 2012

I am on doxil just took my 5th treatment and I have lots of thinning of my hair. Not clumps like yours but lots of hair coming out. My dr says that it can cause thinning.

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My hair did the same thing but it just thinned and didn't really grow much while I was on it, but no bald spots !


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