Biotin supplements were recommended to me, so I did take them for a few months. Not sure if it helped, but my hair did start coming back in rather soon after my rapid loss. Biotin is supposed to be good for hair and nails.
Also, a shampoo called Biotene was suggested, but I did not try that.
57 year old Grandma in the Buckeye State.
DX'd in 2006 with UC and in 2007 DX changed to Crohn's Colitis.
June 2010 had 10 inches of my colon removed due to a stricture.
Refused Remicade and Humira and opted for what I was certain the end result would be.
July 2011 had a proctocolectomy and permanent ileostomy without reservation.
Got my life back and stoma Lillie and I are doing great !!!