his cream helps in treating hirsutism (known as male-patterned hair growth in a woman) condition; it also can be understood as an abnormal overproduction of androgens due to menopause. Eflora is specially designed to reduce facial hair growth to improve the appearance and overall look of a female, but it does not mean that it will put an end to your hair growth. Male can also use this cream if needed. Vaniqa is an equivalent brand of this medicine and Eflornithine (active ingredient), sold under the brand name Vaniqa among others. Eflornithine Topical is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in Eflora Cream. Eflornithine is used by female patients to slow down undesirable hair growth. Patients usually use this medication in combination with other treatments.