Dietary supplement increases anagen hair rate in women with telogen effluvium: results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

@article{Lengg2007DietarySI,
  title={Dietary supplement increases anagen hair rate in women with telogen effluvium: results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial},
  author={N. Lengg and B. Heidecker and B. Seifert and R. Tr{\"u}eb},
  journal={Therapy},
  year={2007},
  volume={4},
  pages={59-65}
}
Background: Dietary supplements are traditionally used over-the-counter products for the treatment of hair loss. [...] Key Method Methods: A randomized, double-blind, placebocontrolled study was conducted over 6 months in 30 healthy women suffering from telogen effluvium. The efficacy of the supplement was evaluated by means of digitalized epiluminescent microscopy (TrichoScan) performed before treatment and after 3 and 6 months.Expand
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