Psychiatrist Questions Trichotillomania

Can trichotillomania be treated with medication?

My sister is suffering from trichotillomania. Can this be treated with medication?

3 Answers

Yes, in some cases, trichotillomania can be responsive to SSRIs.
Since Trichotillomania is an Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, any of the antidepressants useful in OCD could be helpful to her.