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The Wait is Over: Understanding How Long it Takes for Finasteride to Work

The Wait is Over: Understanding How Long it Takes for Finasteride to Work

March 27, 2023
Finasteride blocks DHT at the hair follicle to treat male-pattern baldness. Also called androgenic alopecia, male-pattern (and female-pattern) baldness affects about 50 million men and 30 million w…
What Is DHT’s Role In Male Baldness? 

What Is DHT’s Role In Male Baldness? 

September 2, 2022
Androgenetic alopecia is a common and treatable and sometimes reversible form of hair loss. Its cause is thought to be a genetic sensitivity of the hair follicles to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a ho…