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How effective is Spironolactone for Hair thinning (Hair loss)?





Summary: 22 Spironolactone users have rated its effectiveness for Hair thinning.

Overall ratings: 2.6/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5

This is a review of how effective Spironolactone (spironolactone) is for Hair thinning and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Spironolactone

Spironolactone has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne. (latest outcomes from Spironolactone 26,426 users)

Hair thinning

Hair thinning can be treated by Propecia, Finasteride, Biotin, Minoxidil, Spironolactone, Rogaine. (latest reports from Hair Thinning 41,550 patients)

On Dec, 20, 2014: 22 people are studied for taking Spironolactone in Hair thinning




Spironolactone effectiveness for Hair thinning


Long term Spironolactone effectiveness for Hair thinning

Spironolactone effectiveness for Hair thinning (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall37840
Long term
(1+ years)
04630

Age of people who take Spironolactone for Hair thinning * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair thinning0.00%0.00%0.00%9.09%13.64%27.27%27.27%22.73%

Who find Spironolactone more effective for Hair thinning?

Age of people who find Spironolactone more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hair thinning0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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