Active Ingredient(s): Minoxidil
FDA Approved: * October 18, 1979
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Loniten Overview

Minoxidil (2,4-diamino-6-piperidinopyrimidine 3-oxide) is a medication used for the treatment of high blood pressure and pattern hair loss in males and females.[1] It is an antihypertensive vasodilator.[2] It is available as a generic medication by prescription in oral tablet form and over the counter as a topical liquid or foam. Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Side effects 3 Mechanism of action 4 History 4.1 Initial application 4.2 Hair growth 5 Trade names 6 S...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Aerosol, Foam: 5%
  • Solution: 2%, 5%
  • Tablet: 10mg, 2.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Loniten: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0009-0121 Loniten 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company
  • 0009-0137 Loniten 10 mg Oral Tablet by Pharmacia and Upjohn Company

Other drugs which contain Minoxidil or a similar ingredient: (6 results)