hair loss

  1. T

    Wanting to return to TRT but fearful of hair thinning again.

    I began taking Testosterone Cypionate 200 mg/ml-5ml Vial several years ago but quit due to hair thinning. It worked extremely well and I hated to stop; however, my testosterone level now has dropped to 201 (total). I need to increase my testosterone. Is there a safer way to increase it.
  2. S

    My acne just stopped about 11 months into TRT and I don't understand why

    I couldn't control my shoulder acne and some back acne this whole first year until recently. Nothing I did mattered from a hygiene/soap perspective. My clinic has been rotating me thru a couple of different pharmacies (Absolute in FL/Rite Away Rx in Texas) for some reason and my most recent...
  3. R

    Losing hair on head cause

    I am on TRT 100mg/week .25 alanstrozole. I also take Ambien, Antihistamin, melatonin. Does ambien cause hair loss if anyone aware of ? I am losing hair since I got on TRT, slow getiing male pattern baldness. My father was not bald. So its not related to gene. what medication probably causing...
  4. VB Dyna Rider

    TRT hair loss

    I know this topic is like beating a dead horse... but I’ve been on T for several years. My doc recently switched compounding pharmacies and my hair loss from my weekly injections has been severely increased. I am NOT predisposed to Male Pattern Baldness. My hair is already very thin since I...
  5. M

    Cialis and ketoconazole

    It’s says not to use the two together is it talking about the shampoo as well ? I hade like 20+ hairs in my hand in the shower today while putting in conditioner Ridiculous !
  6. L

    Hair loss

    Been on TRT for 7 months. I feel like when I take a shower I definitely am losing / shedding hair. I DON'T WANT TO LOSE MY HAIR. I have a nice full head. My Dihydrotestosterone DHT has been 68 in April and it was 99 in June. Does DHT directly effect hair loss? seems to be mixed opinions... If...
  7. C

    Compound cream vs Injections for hair loss

    For those of you who have used both compound cream and injections - which has caused you to lose hair faster?
  8. T

    Hairloss / Shedding: Will it stop?

    About 2 months into my protocol 140mg TC/week I started noticing more hair in my hands when styling or drying. Not excessive but noticeable. That’s been going on until today, about 3 1/2 months in, and no signs of improvement. My recent change to EOD two weeks ago didn’t seem to have affected...
  9. A

    To all hair loss sufferers - A must read

    I've spent quite a bit of time in this forum trying to convince people DHT is not the cause of hair loss and that hair loss is a multi-factors problem. All the explanations to that have been written down in this long article that I encourage you to read before posting about TRT causing your...
  10. K

    Does TRT Cream Cause Hairloss??

    I was prescribed testosterone cream for low testosterone. My t level is at 280. The cream is androgel. Got 2 questions: 1) I've been on it for 2 weeks now. Does it cause hairloss? If so I''ll discontinue using it. 2) Although I've been on it for 2 weeks, for the first 3 - 4 days I noticed my...
  11. E

    Andro Block - 1

    Anyone have any experience using this? Would love to hear it’s effectiveness and any side effects.
  12. S

    Topical minoxidil fortified with finasteride

    I’ve read the older threads on this subject but would like a little more insight from you guys. I went to the dermatologist today presenting with thinning hair on my crown. After reading all of the studies I could find regarding Propecia—the oral form of the drug—I realized that the pill wasn’t...
  13. F

    TRT Week 3 - Hair Loss and Thinning

    All I would like your advice on this. I know there are numerous threads on hair loss, and i have tried to read through them, but still have some questions. I am on week three of my treatment, which is the following protocol: 500iu HCG (Wed) 500iu HCG (Thu) 100mg Test Cyp (Fri) For the past...
  14. F

    3 weeks into TRT - Hair Loss / Thinning

    All I would like your advice on this. I know there are numerous threads on hair loss, and i have tried to read through them, but still have some questions. I am on week three of my treatment, which is the following protocol: 500iu HCG (Wed) 500iu HCG (Thu) 100mg Test Cyp (Fri) For the past...
  15. A

    The DHT hair loss myth

    I would like to use this thread to post some interesting researches and studies that completely debunked the DHT myth about hair loss. This would be the first well documented video to start from: Bullet points: - Hypothyroidism is one of the main culprit, signaling the testis to produce less...
  16. keithc2485

    Saw Palmetto for Hair growth ? is it safe on TRT>?

    Does Saw Palmetto Affect Testosterone? We know all the type about it and what it does- High levels of dihydrotestosterone are associated with hair loss, while high levels of testosterone are associated with hair growth. Some men take saw palmetto so their body’s level of dihydrotestosterone...
  17. E

    Being genetically predisposed to balding - isn't that almost everyone?

    According to my research about 85% of men will start balding by age 70 or 80. Then after that the number will only go higher. Does being genetically predisposed to balding include people who would hypothetically start balding at a very old age? In my case...I have no hair loss whatsoever at...
  18. P

    Andro Block F for hair loss?

    Has anyone actually tried Andro Block F for hair loss? I noticed that they sell this at Defy and first heard of it when Dr. Crisler recommended it on Jay Cambells TRT Revolution Podcast. Ive seen some post that Nelson has put up regarding Andro Block but haven't seen any other discussions or...
  19. C

    TRT and Hair Loss Question

    Hi guys, I have a quick question regarding TRT and telogen effluvium. I’ve been on TRT for 3 years at a dosage of 180mg. Everything was great. This past summer, I made the mistake of using Testosterone recreationally at 500mg a week for only a month and then I stopped. Since then my hair has...
  20. D

    Very high estrogen before TRT. Mildly prone to MPB but shedding tons now.

    Hey Excel, Im a 33 year old male on txt--250mg Test C a week. I'm a fraternal twin (male/female pair) and have suffered from very low free test and very high estrogen since I was a teenager. I've long had low t symptoms including severe depression, anxiety, poor erection quality, and no libido...
  21. K

    Drug and/or hormone-related hair loss

    I'm 54 and have been on anastrozole and cabergoline for over a year. I've been treating high E2 and prolactin. I started with anastrozole and then, after seeing my E2 come down, added the cabergoline. I've normally got a good head of hair, but starting cab immediately caused noticeable hair...
  22. T

    Will my hairline come back down?

    I'm 19 I have been overtrained for a year and a half and didn't realize until recently I need to back off. I think my hairline receded slightly due to the low testosterone from OT causing my dht possibly to have chronically been up. if I lay off and let my test levels shoot back up can my...
  23. VB Dyna Rider

    TRT & Hair Loss

    Hope I'm not beating a dead horse here...but I've read tons of posts regarding this and nothing really seems to pinpoint what I've experienced. I don't know my numbers exactly, so forgive me but I'll give you a brief overview. If you are in the same boat I would love to hear from you! I...
  24. E

    does tamoxifen cause hair thinning / hair loss?

    just wanted to konw . thanks
  25. C

    Topical Finasteride and Hair Loss: Study is Encouraging

    Currently, only topical minoxidil (MNX) and oral finasteride (FNS) are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia. Although FNS is efficacious for hair regrowth, its systemic use is associated with side...
  26. C

    Caffeine For Hair Loss - A New Study

    At the present time there are only two approved methods for treating androgenetic alopecia: finasteride (indicated for men only) and minoxidil (indicated for both men and women). A recent study examined the possibility that a caffeine-based 0.2% topical liquid might work as well as minoxidil 5%...
  27. B

    DHEA substitute?

    Hi - My wife and I are patients with Defy. She had been taking 25mg DHEA ED with good results: increased mental clarity, energy, and mood. Unfortunately it was causing her to lose her hair at an alarming rate. After her most recent consult, it was decided to drop down to 12.5mg ED. However...
  28. L

    Hair loss/thinning, 37 years old, Week 33 on TRT

    Good morning. So I'm having hair loss and thinning after 33 weeks of TRT. Overall, I feel great. Don't ever wanna go back. But needless to say, this hair loss/thinning thing is freaking me out. I've always had great hair. It's been sort of a signature feature. I went through the...
  29. Z

    Hair loss/thinning on TRT- No MPB

    Hey guys, I am going into week 7 of TRT. Protocol: 100mg/wk Test Cyp (1x/week) 500iu HCG/wk (split into 2x/week) I am 31 and have ALWAYS had a full, thick head or hair. NO ONE on my dad's or mother's side has EVER had issues with their hair so that leaves male pattern baldness out of the...
  30. Nelson Vergel

    Frontal fibrosing alopecia in men-an association with facial moisturisers and sunscreen

    "Frontal fibrosing alopecia in men-an association with facial moisturisers and sunscreen". Strazzulla LC, et al. Br J Dermatol. 2017. Authors Strazzulla LC1, Avila L1, Lo Sicco K1, Shapiro J1. Author information 1The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of...
  31. R

    TRT and Bad Experience w/Hair Loss -- ADVICE NEEDED

    Hi everyone, Freaking out and need some advice from the experts: I'm a 44 year old male who began TRT therapy about 18 months ago due to prolonged periods of fatigue, joint pain and inconsistent erections. I'm a very fit adult who has been in a gym since the age of 13, a former D-1 football...
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