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Avodart (Dutasteride) Log - Update month 12 (considering 2.5mg) (Drugs & Medications)

posted by fckhrls, 08.12.2009, 02:34

»
» 1mg of dut supresses pretty much the same amound of serum and scalp dht as
» 0.5mg. No sense in upping the dose unless there will be a drastic
» difference i suppose.
»
» "The results of the phase II trials did show that 2.5 mg of Avodart
» gave nearly 2-3 times more hair growth than finasteride did at a full 5 mg,
» resulting even in frontal hair growth in some men. However, these superior
» results were at a rather high 2.5mg dosage"

» (http://www.hairloss*alk(dot)com/hair-loss-news/Article205.php ).
»
» 0.5mg Dutasteride inhibits ~ 92% serum DHT and 55% scalp DHT
» 2.5mg Dutasteride inhibits ~ 95% serum DHT and 82% scalp DHT
»
» From reading the above I think there's a very huge difference in the
» increase of scalp dht supression. That's where, in my opinion, the
» difference in regrowth will lyes. And at the 2.5mg dose is where the
» studies shown the best results and regrowth in their patients.
»
» I've read in many articles that the sides associated with dut go away with
» continnued use. I knwo that from experience after noticing some sides, the
» biggest being libido decrease, when taking dut, but they went away long
» time ago. I hope the same will apply when i increase my dose to 2.5mg - if
» sides are noticed they go away. After a yr or so dropping the dose back to
» 0.5mg.
» I'm not sure I'll do this yet. I'm going to wait to see if I get same
» regrowth in my crown first. if not, i think i will increase (it will be
» expensive).
»
» I use niz eod and started minox just now.

It will be expensive, and I'd be wary of such a high dosage. Combining all three (niz, rogain) is suppose to amplify their affects, so I'd give that a shot first. You might want to try lysine as well, as there is some (slim) evidence that it enhances type I and II ARIs.




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