Is hair loss treatment less effective if I apply 5% minoxidil 6 hours before and after taking finastride? (photos)

5% minoxodil after midnight and afternoon (2x daily) Finastride in the evening

Doctor Answers 3

Hair loss -- PRP, Progesterone, Viviscal, Rogaine, Finesteride

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My patients use both minoxidil and rogaine, there is no evidence taking it at different times matters.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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They complement each other

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Hello.In regard to the combination, they will actually compliment each other as both have different modes of action. Bast of Lucks

William Yates, MD
Chicago Hair Restoration Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 25 reviews

The recommended dose for topical minoxidil is 5% applied twice a day. It has no relation to Propecia use.

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The recommended dose for topical minoxidil is 5% applied twice a day.  It has no relation to Propecia use or timing.

Jae Pak, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 106 reviews

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