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An old inexpensive medication can help you grow new hair safely.

An old inexpensive medication can help you grow new hair safely. For many men and some women, the loss of hair is inevitable due to genetics. While drugs like Rogaine have been around for years, they are costly and not very effective at creating new hair growth. On the other hand, Minoxidil, prescribed for years under the name Rogaine, rubbed into the scalp and was not very effective.  On the other hand, low-dose minoxidil taken orally is far more effective in low doses according to the NY Times. Apparently, this off-label use which is not FDA approved works because when Read More »