Topical Antiandrogen Therapies for Androgenetic Alopecia and Acne Vulgaris

@article{Marks2019TopicalAT,
  title={Topical Antiandrogen Therapies for Androgenetic Alopecia and Acne Vulgaris},
  author={D. H. Marks and Sonya Prasad and Brianna De Souza and Laura J. Burns and M. M. Senna},
  journal={American Journal of Clinical Dermatology},
  year={2019},
  volume={21},
  pages={245-254}
}
  • D. H. Marks, Sonya Prasad, +2 authors M. M. Senna
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Clinical Dermatology
  • Androgenetic alopecia (AGA) and acne vulgaris are two conditions commonly seen by dermatologists. Androgens and the androgen receptors play an essential role in the manifestation of both conditions, and some systemic therapies function by interfering in this pathway. The use of topical antiandrogen therapies has gained traction in recent years due to their potential efficacy in treating AGA and acne vulgaris, as well as their reduced adverse effects compared with systemic drugs. This review… CONTINUE READING
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