Exploring the potential of minoxidil tretinoin liposomal based hydrogel for topical delivery in the treatment of androgenic alopecia

@article{Kochar2019ExploringTP,
  title={Exploring the potential of minoxidil tretinoin liposomal based hydrogel for topical delivery in the treatment of androgenic alopecia},
  author={Pratiksha Kochar and Kritika Nayak and Shreya Thakkar and Suryanarayana Polaka and Dignesh Khunt and Manju Misra},
  journal={Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology},
  year={2019},
  volume={39},
  pages={43 - 53}
}
Abstract Purpose: Androgenic alopecia (AGA) is a condition of progressive hair loss and involves follicular miniaturization triggered mainly due to varying levels of androgen besides environmental and genetic factors, which may also play some role. Minoxidil (MXD) has been considered as most effective therapeutic moiety to treat this disorder. Another drug Tretinoin (TRET) is known for its comedolytic activity and is reported to enhance percutaneous absorption of MXD. Presently both these drugs… 

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