A member asked:

I am having androgenic allopecia losing lot of hair.use of minoxidil 5% will fix the problem?

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Dr. Jeffrey Levine answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Can help; Not a cure: Minoxidil can help prevent further male-pattern hair loss, and may even promote some limited hair growth. However, it is not a cure, and any benefit is usually lost once Minoxidil is discontinued.

Answered 6/30/2014



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