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Join Date: Jun 2008
Monday, August 11, 2008 at 01:36AM
I'm wondering if my hair's extreme dryness could be because of a medication I take for bipolar disorder (lithium).
The drug seems to suck moisture from everywhere else on my body; frequent thirst is a side effect I've been experiencing, especially since the doctor upped my dose recently.
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