My son is 28 years old and has been taking Propecia for the past 4 years to prevent hair loss. I am nervous about him taking this new drug. Please advise. Thank you.
I have been told that Avodart is now being used to prevent hair loss in men. Is this true?
Added 24 May 2010:
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27 May 2010
Yes, clinical trials as recent as 2009 have been carried out testing the effectiveness of dutasteride (Avodart ) in treating MPHL (male pattern hair loss) It is not yet FDA approved.
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