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How Long do I have to take Hair Loss Drugs after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Whether or not hair loss drugs such as Propecia (finasteride) and Rogaine (minoxidil) are required before, during and after hair transplant surgery is a popular topic of discussion amongst hair transplant patients and physicians alike. While some hair surgeons are true proponents of using Propecia in particular to help maintain existing natural hair and to prevent future thinning hair and hair loss, other physicians aren't so dogmatic about it. Some hair restoration physicians feel that it ultimately depends on the patient.

Why Is My Hair Thinner One Year after Starting Propecia (Finasteride)?

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

It is normal to shed when starting any hair loss drug. Typically, most of the hairs that are shed will grow back darker and more robust than they were before.

Is Rogaine (Minoxidil) Bad for Psoriasis?

Monday, September 28, 2015

Rogaine (minoxidil) has the potential to irritate the scalp and could potentially aggravate your psoriasis.

Best Advice for a Teenage Boy with Hair Loss?

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

I’m sorry to hear that you’ve had to face hair loss at such a young age. If your balding is genetic, there is not much you can do at this stage.

Is Propecia (Finasteride) Only Recommended for Hair Transplant Patients?

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Finasteride is not only for hair transplant patients. In fact, it’s not necessary to use the drug in order to maintain hair growth of the transplanted grafts.

Can I Use Nioxin Shampoo Ten Days after Hair Restoration Surgery?

Friday, May 16, 2014

​It’s always best to follow your hair restoration physician’s aftercare instructions. However, in general, it is perfectly safe to use any shampoo you like by ten days after a hair transplant.

Are Hair Loss Drugs Propecia (Finasteride) and Rogaine (Minoxidil) Mandatory after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Friday, December 13, 2013

Most hair restoration physicians highly recommend that patients continue to medically stabilize their hair loss after hair transplant surgery. The reason for this is that genetic balding is a progressive condition for most men.

If I Stop Using Rogaine (Minoxidil) Will My Hair Transplant Fall Out?

Thursday, March 21, 2013

No, your transplanted hair will not become dependent on Rogaine (minoxidil). It’s harvested from the permanent donor supply and should continue to grow for a lifetime in the recipient area just as it did before it was harvested.

Use Rogaine (Minoxidil) on a Non-Balding Scalp to Prevent Hair Loss?

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

It’s quite normal to lose between 100 and 150 hairs per day. If you are not experiencing thinning hair and have no history of hair loss in your family, you may not need to use medical hair loss treatments.

Do I Have to Use Medical Hair Loss Treatments after Hair Transplant Surgery?

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Whether or not a patient should use medical hair loss treatments after hair transplant surgery depends to a large extent on their degree of hair loss prior to surgery. Remember, these drugs are not needed to maintain transplanted hair.

Should I Take 2mg of Propecia (Finasteride) Daily to Treat Hair Loss?

Thursday, April 21, 2011

The approved dose of finasteride for treating hair loss is 1mg daily. Taking this twice per day is unnecessary and may lead to a greater risk of side effects.

Can Treating Hair Loss with Rogaine Result in Loss of Hearing?

Thursday, April 14, 2011

While hearing loss is not a known, documented side effect of minoxidil, tinnitus or ringing in the ears has been reported by a very few patients. You can read more about that here: Will a Hair Transplant affect My Chronic Tinnitus?

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Wednesday, October 6, 2010

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Can I Use Rogaine while Taking Avodart for Hair Loss?

Friday, September 10, 2010

Although not yet FDA approved for the purpose, Avodart (dutasteride) may be as good as, or even more potent, than Propecia (finasteride) at treating hair loss.

What Hair Restoration Treatments are Available for a 22 Year Old Male?

Saturday, September 4, 2010

This sounds as if it may be an extreme case of male pattern balding but I recommend that you first see a dermatologist to determine the nature of your hair loss. You have stated that you are almost bald but that means different things to different people.