male pattern hair loss


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male pattern hair loss

Male pattern baldness, see there.
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Get Your Head in the Game is a national consumer education campaign designed to educate men about male pattern hair loss at select college football games throughout the country.
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Propecia is a once-a-day treatment and is the only pill for male pattern hair loss approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
The five-year data are from investigational extension studies of double- blind placebo-controlled clinical trials that first demonstrated the safety and efficacy of Propecia in 1,553 men age 18 to 41 with mild-to-moderate male pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia) in the vertex region (top of the head).
PROPECIA is used for the treatment of male pattern hair loss on the vertex and the anterior mid-scalp area.
These studies, which lasted up to 24 months, demonstrated that treatment with Propecia prevented further hair thinning and increased hair growth significantly in the majority of men with male pattern hair loss.
By inhibiting the enzyme 5 alpha-reductase, Propecia halts the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a hormone that causes male pattern hair loss in men genetically predisposed to the condition.
Phase III clinical trials presented today consisted of two large, multicenter, placebo-controlled studies of 1,553 men with male pattern hair loss.
An important step in the development of Propecia was understanding the biology of male pattern hair loss and DHT's role in it," said Dr.