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If I start rogaine, (minoxidil) do I need it forever? (50yo woman with parents with thin hair)
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
In brief: Define "forever."
If you stop using it, your hair will go back to the way it was before you started using it - but that doesn't mean you're stuck with it "forever." it means you need to keep using it until a better, more permanent hair loss treatment is invented.
That could be next week or 10 years from now, but not "forever.".

In brief: Define "forever."
If you stop using it, your hair will go back to the way it was before you started using it - but that doesn't mean you're stuck with it "forever." it means you need to keep using it until a better, more permanent hair loss treatment is invented.
That could be next week or 10 years from now, but not "forever.".
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