Propecia has been shown in long term trials to be highly effective at preventing hair loss and regrowing hair. A recent 5 year clinical study showed that 90% of balding men either regrew hair or had no further hair loss.
Hair loss treatments
We can prescribe 2 treatments for hair loss to men only:
Hair growth usually starts to improve after about three months, and is usually noticeable after 4-6 months. Two thirds of men who take Propecia will benefit from renewed hair growth. Maximum benefit is seen after 1-2 years (see study details).
[POM] Propecia/finasteride 1mg is prescription only medicine.
How Propecia/finasteride 1 mg work
Propecia tablets/finasteride 1mg reduces the levels of the hormone DHT (Dihydrotestosterone) and this in turn stimulates new hair growth.
Men at any stage of male pattern hair loss are likely to benefit.
Propecia/finasteride 1mg is most effective for hair loss over the top of the scalp (vertex).
Propecia/finasteride 1mg has NOT been proven to:
The best results of Propecia/finasteride 1mg treatment are seen after 1-2 years, at which time hair growth is likely to be at its thickest.
Important: if you develop any lumps or experience pain in your breast area, or discharge from your nipples, please consult a doctor. There have been rare reports of breast cancer in men taking finasteride.
Patient Information Leaflet
Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment. Patient information can be found here.
HOW IT WORKS
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