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Minoxidil And Caffeine Shampoo (FAQ)

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1Can You Use Caffeine With Minoxidil?

No interactions were found between caffeine and minoxidil. However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

2Can I Use Alpecin Caffeine Liquid With Minoxidil?

Absolutely! You can apply minoxidil after washing your hair with Alpecin or any other type of shampoo or conditioner. Just make sure that your hair and scalp are completely dry first – a little damp is ok but dry is the ideal – then you can apply the minoxidil as usual.

3Does Caffeine Shampoo Cause Baldness?

Currently, there is no clinically viable evidence that caffeine shampoos have a long-lasting effect on male pattern baldness. This type of hair loss occurs in men who have a sensitivity to the hormone DHT (a form of testosterone), which causes the hair follicles in the scalp to weaken and shrink.

4Does Caffeine Shampoo Help Thinning Hair?

Does it work? There are a lot of claims that caffeine shampoo works well. However, there isn’t clinically viable evidence that caffeine shampoo has prevents or stops the loss of hair long-term. In 2018, the UK Advertising Standards Authority ruled that Alpecin could no longer advertise its ability to reduce hair loss.

5Can I Use Alpecin With Regaine?

Can Alpecin be used in conjunction with Regaine? Yes it can, because they both work in different ways. In fact, Alpecin is particularly good for use with Regaine, because it does not contain dimethicone (see Regaine and Shampooing). We recommend using Alpecin shampoo and Regaine Extra Strength.

6Is Caffeine Better Than Minoxidil?

In this study, a caffeine-based topical 0.2% liquid was found to be no less effective than minoxidil 5% solution regarding the percentage change from baseline in AR at 6 months in both the PP population (primary end point) and ITT population, using frontal and occipital trichograms.21/10/2017

7Does Alpecin Caffeine Shampoo Make Your Hair Fall Out?

In this study, a caffeine-based topical 0.2% liquid was found to be no less effective than minoxidil 5% solution regarding the percentage change from baseline in AR at 6 months in both the PP population (primary end point) and ITT population, using frontal and occipital trichograms.