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If I have hair regrowth from using anti-dht shampoo like revita (which is the case), should I start using minoxidil 5 too ? Ps: i'm at norwood 2

If I have hair regrowth from using anti-dht shampoo like revita (which is the case), should I start using minoxidil 5 too ? Ps: i'm at norwood 2

Yes: No shampoo is effective. 2% is nearly as effective as 5% and is less expensive. The pills are more effective but require prescription. Many men use both. Usually they help keep the hair you have, sometimes there is significant. New growth. ...Read more

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Is there a way to produce more dht?

Is there a way to produce more dht?

No: Males produce Dht according to their body needs. Artificially increasing Dht may cause the problems associated with steroid abuse. If Dht and or testosterone levels are low to begin with, an endocrinologist should be consulted. ...Read more

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What foods increase and decrease DHT production?

What foods increase and decrease DHT production?

Tobacco decreases : Dht production because blood flow testes, where Dht is produced, high cholesterol containing foods likely inhibit Dht production. Tofu and soy products can have an estrogen-like effect and decrease Dht production. Some shellfish like oysters & mussels may stimulate Dht production. Raw onions and garlic are beneficial for vascular health & thus are probably good for Dht production. ...Read more

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What is the best herb and plant in reducing dht?

What is the  best herb and plant in reducing dht?

Saw Palmetto: Saw Palmetto is a natural 5-alpha reductase inhibitor, and blocks the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. ...Read more

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What are DHT levels and how can I test the levels?

What are DHT levels and how can I test the levels?

Dihydrotestosterone: Dht is one of two metabolites of testosterone (estradiol is the other). You can easily check for both via simple blood draw. Reference ranges will vary depending upon lab & equipment used, therefore specific test ordered. High Dht is associated w/hair loss & enlarged prostate. We can lower Dht w/5ari, eg Finasteride & dutasteride, but might increase Estradiol (think seesaw effect). So check both. ...Read more

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Is there any way to naturally increase DHT in the body?

Is there any way to naturally increase DHT in the body?

No: Males produce Dht according to their body needs. Artificially increasing Dht may cause the problems associated with steroid abuse. If Dht and or testosterone levels are low to begin with, an endocrinologist should be consulted. ...Read more

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What trt administration method is best to raise DHT levels?

Variable: The elevation in your Dht level is difficult to predict and is not so dependent on formulation-topical versus injectable, but level and your capacity to convert testosterone to dht. Curious why you want to raise dht. Usually unwanted side effect. ...Read more

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Can any foods or activities help me increase DHT naturally?

No, but why?: No there are no foods or activities that will help you increase Dht -- but, and much more importantly, why would a female want in increase her dht, and why do you even know your Dht level? Talk with your doctor -- don't experiment on your own. ...Read more

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I heard intermittent fasting eliminates all the toxins from the body, does that eliminate dht as well?

I heard intermittent fasting eliminates all the toxins from the body, does that eliminate dht as well?

Intermittent fasting: There are several religious groups that have regular fasting days. If you belong to any of them please follow their advice. If that is not the case don't fast but reconsider your food intake and your exercise program. ...Read more

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