About alopecia areata Alopecia areata is a non-scarring hair loss phenomenon that affects men and women- both adults and children. Alopecia Areata is a very common hair loss problem in which there is a sudden patchy loss of hair. All the hair in the small area of the scalp is lost. The chief causes for alopecia is an autoimmune reaction of the body against its own….
Does minoxidil work for alopecia areata?
Alopecia areata is a non-scarring, recurrent hair disorder occurring in 1% to 2% of the population and affecting both sexes in all racial groups. Minoxidil I have a direct effect on hair follicles promoting fibre development. It can directly promote hair growth in androgenetic alopecia. Minoxidil is most often used to treat alopecia areata by using it in conjunction with other treatments such as corticosteroids or contact sensitizers. Such combination treatments are believed to be more effective than using just one or other treatment alone.
Here is the research paper on the effectiveness of Minoxidil in Alopecia Areata by Pubmed.
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