Minoxidil and Finasteride are two medicines that are used for hair loss treatment. Minoxidil (Rogaine) comes at 2% and 5% preparation in liquid or foam form. It is currently considered the gold standard to treat hair loss because of alopecia. Minoxidil stops hair fall and can cause hair to grow on the balding spots. The results take about few weeks to show. Once you start using Minoxidil you will have to continue doing so as
stopping it can cause hair loss to start again.
Finasteride is available in pill form and is only approved for use in men. Finasteride works by inhibiting the production of potent androgen DHT. To know more about details of medications useful in stopping hair loss visit