Doctor insights on:
Alopecia Barbae Treatment
Depends on the type: There are many different types of alopecia. Male pattern baldness is called androgenic alopecia and can been treated with minoxidil, hair transplants, or propecia (finasteride). Alopecia areata or alopecia due to various other medical conditions are treated differently. ...Read more
Alopecia: There is a condition called alopecia which causes the hair to fall out. This is different from male pattern baldness which is genetic and not a disorder. A dermatologist can tell you if you have alopecia (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it w/medication. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I've suffered from alopecia areata barbae for about 2 years. What is the most effective treatment?
Kenalog (triamcinolone) injections: Topical steroids are less effective on the beard than on the scalp. Dilute kenalog (triamcinolone) injections can help as well as topical 5 per cent romaine foam. The combination may work on a resistant case of 2 years: duration. Also simvistatin a cholesterol lowering drug can work in alopecia aerate by decreasing inflammation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Alopecia barbae
- I need treatment for alopecia barbae which is
- Alopecia barbae cause
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Alopecia areata barbae
- Alopecia barbae spreading
- Alopecia barbae white hairs
- Does hiv cause alopecia barbae?
- Talk to a dermatologist online