alopecia areata

FDA, pill alopecia treatment 

eAwaz Medicine

Washington- The US Food and Drug Administration has recently approved baricitinib as the first oral tablet for treating severe alopecia areata, an autoimmune disorder. The disease affects over 300,000 people in the United States every year and causes temporary or permanent patchy hair loss. The disease came under the scanner after Hollywood actress Jada Pinkett Smith and congresswoman Ayanna Pressley auffered from it.