It's especially made for thinning hair and works to strengthen and thicken hair shafts and follicles. That being said, use at your own risk because if you get some side effects it is on you for using it for an unintended purpose. Rogaine can convert vellus hair into terminal hair with a drug called minoxidil, which is it's key ingredient. Propecia doesn't prevent baldness in women, and because it has been associated with birth defects, the FDA recommends that pregnant women avoid contact with the drug. The team studied more than 5,000 men over 55 who were participating in a study of Merck Co Inc's (MRK. N) finasteride - sold as Proscar and Propecia - a drug commonly used to treat enlargement of the prostate gland. Stop taking Propecia after hair has started to increase and you risk losing what you gained. Medically, the topical drug minoxidil is used to stop hair follicles from shrinking in about 60 percent of the women who try rubbing it into their scalps twice a day. Using a good shampoo and conditioner and keeping the split ends trimmed will also aid hair health. Therefore, it is advisable to inform your doctor about these health complications before starting the treatment.
Active substanceTo be specified in regulations
Packagingin blister packs of 50 tablets
International nameRogaine moa