Hair loss can happen to men of any age and can commonly be the result of high cortisol levels (stress), hormone deficiencies, and/ or poor diet. A compounding pharmacy can offer solutions for patients to initiate and increase the rate at which hair grows.
Understanding how the hair grows is important. The hair follicles, which are below the skin, are constantly undergoing cyclical rounds or phases: the telegen phase is a resting phase with no growth, the anagen phase, which is rapid growth, and the catagen phase, which is degeneration. If you are struggling with hair loss or baldness read more to learn how Pharmacy Solutions can help you.
Pharmacy Solutions offers the following agents used to treat hair loss and/or baldness:
- Minoxodil – An agent that has been used to treat baldness since the 1970’s. Minoxodil has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of hair loss and Pharmacy Solutions can compound additional strengths to increase the growth rate for patients. Read more
- Finasteride – Finasteride is a blocker that can reduce the amount of DHT (dihydrotestosterone) in the body and is one of the few products that has shown success male pattern baldness.