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By Luis Quiroz Ravines
Finasteride is marketed by the Merk company with the names Proscar and Propecia. It is an inhibitor and make testosterone into dihydrotestosterone. Finasteride has been approved to try male pattern baldness and to combat benign prostatic hyperplasia. As a hair loss treatment is used 1 milligram daily, and in many cases it does regrowth hair.
In a study supervised by dermatologists, 48% of people treated with finasteride experienced hair regrowth
Finasteride – Adverse effects
By PC. Luis Quiroz Ravines
The pharmaceutical industry continuously investigates in the hopes of discovering medicines to solve the problem of androgenetic alopecia, more known with the acronym of AGA. New remedies for hair loss are launched to the market each year, but at the moment, only two have been approved by the FDA for the treatment of genetic hair loss.
Finasteride has been approved only for use by males and minoxidil to be used by men and women.