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How do DHT blockers work for hair loss?

Dr Louisa Draper

"There are two main licensed treatments for hair loss caused by male pattern baldness, Finasteride (Propecia) and Minoxidil (Regaine)."

Dr Louisa Draper

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Male pattern baldness is a common problem that’s experienced by many men in the UK. Because the condition is caused by sensitivity to a hormone called DHT (dihydrotestosterone), medicines that block the effects of this hormone are thought to stop or even reverse the effects of male pattern baldness.