What is Hirsutism?

Hirsutism is the excessive growth of hair on women. A cause of hirsutism may be increased levels of male hormones such as androgen. Symptoms include hair growth on the chest, face, and back.

Treatment includes hair removal and medication. Waxing, shaving, and laser hair removal are common methods. A common drug class used to treat hirsutism is the decarboxylase inhibitors drug class.

Popular Hirsutism Drugs

Popularity Drug Name Drug Class Price
Decarboxylase Inhibitors 160 See Prices
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

Hirsutism Drug Classes

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