Minoxidil & Hair Transplant for Someone with No Hairloss - BaldTruthTalk.com
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Posts
    2

    Default Minoxidil & Hair Transplant for Someone with No Hairloss

    Hi, I just got FUT hair transplant 3 days ago to lower my hairline. The doctor gave me Minoxidil 5mg to take 1/2 tab daily for 1 year. I've been reading some stuff online about Minoxidil and I'm quite hesitant. Spoke to the doctor already but would like to hear from you all as well.

    Q1. Will Minoxidil really aid my transplanted hair to grow faster and stronger?

    Q2. I don't intend to take it for life as I have no hairloss; mainly to help with my hair transplant. What are the side effects of stopping it? Will my transplanted hair or existing hair fall out after I stop taking it?

    Some notes about me --
    - I'm a female in my late 20s
    - I have no hairloss, and my family has no history of hairloss
    - Had FUT hair transplant to lower my hairline

    Thank you so much!

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2016
    Posts
    279

    Default

    Pointless to take. Could result in medical complications and while it might make the transplanted hairs grow faster, it won't make the end result better. Like you said, you might get shock loss from discontinuing as well. Don't bother if you have no hairloss.

  3. #3
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2017
    Posts
    2

    Default

    May I know what medical complications are you referring to?

Similar Threads

  1. Hairloss at a young age, using dermaroller +minoxidil
    By milkman22 in forum Men's Hair Loss: Start Your Own Topic
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 02-25-2018, 10:56 PM
  2. hairloss due to minoxidil
    By Eshfak in forum Hair Loss Treatments
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-02-2016, 12:15 PM
  3. Can minoxidil stop hairloss.
    By devilsmaycry in forum Hair Loss Treatments
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 12-13-2015, 12:52 PM
  4. If Minoxidil can't stop hairloss on it's own, then how come...
    By TravisB in forum Hair Loss Treatments
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-10-2013, 04:01 PM
  5. Dr Raghu Reddy FUE hair transplant on a man with with Norwood 4 hairloss, 2698 g
    By Raghu Reddy, MD in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-04-2013, 06:59 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

» IAHRS

hair transplant surgeons

» The Bald Truth

» Recent Threads

Hair Transplant in NJ
06-22-2018 08:10 PM
Last Post By mrclean
Today 09:09 AM
Is this a sign of hair thinning/balding?
Today 06:54 AM
by chizenk
Last Post By chizenk
Today 06:54 AM
my first hair system
Yesterday 04:07 PM
Last Post By grincher
Today 12:09 AM
Dr Tayfun Oguzoglu or Dr Emrah Cinik?
05-23-2018 08:39 PM
Last Post By superflash
Yesterday 08:42 PM
18 Male, Am I going bald? [Pics]
01-25-2018 05:01 PM
Last Post By euhhair
Yesterday 05:18 PM