More new tricks with old drugs: finasteride for hair loss in women. Raymond Li, BSc(Pharm), MSc. The purpose of DPIC's Drug Information Service is to provide .
ObjectiveTo evaluate the efficacy of oral finasteride therapy associated with an oral. Patients and Intervention Thirty-seven women with female pattern hair loss
Women are in a "Catch-22" position when it comes to drug treatments for. existing or new drugs specifically for their ability to prevent and treat female pattern baldness.. . The drug finasteride inhibits the enzyme 5-alpha reductase, thereby .