The active ingredient in this product is miconazole nitrate, an antifungal agent. So how does an antifungal chemical help your hair grow? Well miconazole's chemical structure is similar to another antifungal agent called ketoconazole which has been shown to block dihydrotestosterone, the hair-killing hormone responsible for female- and male-pattern hair loss.
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Two Effective Thinning Hair Treatments: Dermatologist Dr. Dendy Engelman discusses how dandruff shampoo with ketoconazole can increase hair density. Then, guest Rolanda shares her personal experience using minoxidil, an FDA-approved medication for hair loss.