2022

Jun/28

0

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Dual-15

Topical finasteride has gained popularity as a treatment for hair loss in recent year. Unlike oral finasteride, the gold standard is 1 mg a day. There are wide range of topical finasteride concentrations used by people, ranging from 0.02% to 0.3% finasteride with 6% minoxidil.  So what is the best concentration for topical finasteride? Is 0.3% finasteride too high?

 

 

2020

Dec/21

2

Category

Dual-15

happy head topical finasteride for hair loss

 

Happy Head topical finasteride is a hair regrowth product created by Dr. Ben Behnam, a Los Angeles dermatologist. The product has 3 active ingredients: 0.25% finasteride, 8% minoxidil and 0.01% retinoic acid.This blog will review Happy Head Topical Finasteride solution in depth in comparison to our 

2019

Mar/22

76

Category

Dual-15

topical finasteride review

 

Finasteride pill (brand name Propecia) is one of the only two FDA approved products for hair loss treatment. Topical finasteride has been explored by many users to lower side effects of finasteride pill. This blog will discuss (1) if the topical finasteride works, (2) whether it has fewer side effects, (3)  the best way to avoid side effects,  (4) how to compound topical finasteride yourself, and (5), how to maximize the effects of topical finasteride. Other commonly asked questions will also be discussed.

 

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2017

Aug/10

1

Category

Dual-15

minoxidil with MPG

Medroxyprogesterone (MPG), an artificial female sex hormones, has widely been used for hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and pregnancy prevention. It is often prescribed for spotting, having no periods and irregular periods. It is sometimes used off label to treat polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Medroxyprogesterone is known be associated with an increased risk of breast cancer.

Medroxyprogesterone lotion 0.0125% is added to 4%, 5% and 8%

2015

Oct/22

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Category

Dual-15

Finasteride 1 mg tablets (Propecia) was approved for hair loss treatment by FDA since1997. It is one of the only two products approved by FDA for hair loss treatment, the other being minoxidil

Finasteride users seem to be very polarized, with one group being very critical about it and the other group being love it so much that they would even go as far as to say those who reported sides effects are from mental issue.  So how bad the finasteride side effects are? Let's examine the data collected from large clinical study submitted to FDA by pharmaceutical companies.