TLDR Dutasteride safely promotes hair growth and reduces hair loss, with mild side effects.
This document summarizes several studies that investigated the long-term safety and efficacy of dutasteride in treating male patients with androgenetic alopecia. The studies found that dutasteride was generally well-tolerated and effective in promoting hair growth and reducing hair loss. The most common adverse events were sexual dysfunction-related, but they were generally mild and resolved within 6 months. The studies suggest that dutasteride is a safe and effective treatment option for male patients with androgenetic alopecia.View this study on onlinelibrary.wiley.com →
Finasteride effectively promotes hair growth and reduces hair loss in men with androgenetic alopecia.
Dutasteride helps hair growth in those unresponsive to finasteride, but may cause more sexual dysfunction.
Finasteride and dutasteride effectively treat hair loss, but may cause side effects like sexual dysfunction and depression.
Dutasteride 0.5 mg works better than finasteride and placebo for increasing hair in men with hair loss.
Finasteride may cause long-lasting sexual side effects.
Men with hair loss experience lower quality of life, worsened by factors like age, severity, and treatment history.
Asian hair loss differs from Europeans; consider individual needs and psychological well-being for treatment.
Dutasteride 0.5 mg daily improves hair growth safely in men with hair loss.
Knowing about finasteride's sexual side effects increases reported dysfunction.
Too much androgen can cause hair loss; finasteride may help.
Hair loss drugs may cause sexual issues and infertility in men.
Dutasteride safely promotes hair growth and reduces hair loss, with mild side effects.
Most men stopped using the hair loss treatment not because of sexual side effects, but because they didn't see positive results.
Finasteride effectively treats male pattern baldness, improving hair growth and density.