Hair Loss Medical Information
Hair loss is a natural process and affects about 50% of men by the age of 40. Most men with hair loss are healthy. Early male pattern hair loss can be genetic. Hair loss is usually not caused by lack of testosterone, but it can also be a sign of hormonal changes. Some medications or stress can trigger hair loss. Propecia/finasteride 1mg is one of the most effective medications for hair loss over the top of the scalp. It reverses a receding frontal hairline and hair loss which is only at the area at sides of the forehead). It can also Restore hair to entirely bald areas. Results can be seen in 4-6 months, but only after one to two years of use, is when hair growth is likely to be at its thickest.
Signs and Symptoms
- Gradual thinning on top of head
- Circular or patchy bald spots
- Sudden loosening of hair.
- Full Body Hair Loss
- Patches of scaling that spread over the scalp
Treatment Options Include
- Finasteride (Propecia)