Promising Therapies for Treating and/or Preventing Androgenic Alopecia

Kevin J. McElwee, PhD; Jerry Shapiro, MD, FRCPC


Skin Therapy Letter. 2012;17(6) 

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Overall, there are a number of treatment options currently available to people with AGA, though the clinical data supporting their use is often very limited. Finasteride and minoxidil are still the most common therapeutic drugs prescribed for AGA. New treatment approaches are under active investigation.


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