How well does spironolactone work for hair loss?

Answer On One Hand: Female BaldingSpironolactone is one of the most common drugs prescribed for women experiencing female pattern hair loss. Hair loss in females is most commonly caused by an abnormal abu... Read More »

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Is hair loss a side effect of Spironolactone?

Hair loss is not a known side effect of Spironolactone, which is used for fluid retention and swelling due to liver cirrhosis or kidney problems, to lower aldosterone or raise potassium. Those cond... Read More »

Can Provillus hair restoration work for hair loss?

On One Hand: It Contains MinoxidilProvillus contains minoxidil, the only FDA-approved ingredient that helps stop and prevent hair loss. It works by providing dead and dying hair follicles with the ... Read More »

Does hair loss shampoo work?

On One Hand: Some Hair Loss Shampoos May WorkThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has only approved minoxidil and propecia as treatments for hair loss. However, a study performed by the Department... Read More »

Does Rogaine really work for hair loss?

On One Hand: Rogaine's EffectivenessRogaine is one of the only products approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat hair loss. Its success rate is 30 to 40 percent for men using the regul... Read More »