Androgenetic Alopecia: An Update of Treatment Options

@article{Kelly2016AndrogeneticAA,
  title={Androgenetic Alopecia: An Update of Treatment Options},
  author={Yanna Kelly and A. Blanco and Antonella Tosti},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2016},
  volume={76},
  pages={1349-1364}
}
Androgenetic alopecia (AGA) is characterized by a non-scarring progressive miniaturization of the hair follicle in predisposed men and women with a pattern distribution. Although AGA is a very prevalent condition, approved therapeutic options are limited. This article discusses the current treatment alternatives including their efficacy, safety profile, and quality of evidence. Finasteride and minoxidil for male androgenetic alopecia and minoxidil for female androgenetic alopecia still are the… 
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