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

Overall ratings: 2.6/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Spironolactone (spironolactone) is for Hair thinning. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 22 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Spironolactone

Spironolactone (latest outcomes from 26,420 users) has active ingredients of spironolactone. It is often used in acne.

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Hair thinning

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

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On Nov, 26, 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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    (Posted by a 51 year old woman who has Hair Loss In Women, and takes Spironolactone)
    I was taking Spironolactone to assist with hairloss for approx 7 years. Although the drug did help to stop hair falling out it also caused abnormal orgasm and after 12 months of not taking the drug I am still unable to climax normally. My doctor cannot give me a full explanation for this.

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