After using minoxidil for 3 weeks my doctor told me to stop. I have huge hair loss. Will the hair grow back?

I took prp with minoxidil but eventually minoxidil lead to huge hairfall so much that now my hair thickness has reduced alot. My doctor precribed me to leave minoxidil. Will i'll b able to get my lost hair back?

Doctor Answers 3

Hair loss after using minoxidil and PRP

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vibssingh,It is impossible to evaluate your situation without an in person visit, but often times there is some shedding with minoxidil treatment. This is usually a positive since those thin hairs shed are usually replaced with thicker caliber healthier hairs. However, I do not want to second quest your treating doctor.
Wishing all the best,
Bernardino A. Arocha, MD

Minoxidil, Viviscal, PRP, Propecia all can grow hair

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There are times which you may need a combination of treatments to re-grow hair.  PRP with microneedling is highly effective at growing hair.  Please consult an expert.  Best, Dr. Green

Hair loss with minoxidil -- PRP, Progesterone, Viviscal, Rogaine, Finasteride, Spironolactone, FUE hair transplant

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There are many options to regrow hair. Usually they need to be combined for optimal results. PRP and FUE are possibilities for you. Please see an expert. Best, Dr. Emer

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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