Minoxidil

FDA Approved: * March 3, 1987
Pharm Company: * WATSON LABS
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".



Minoxidil Overview

Minoxidil is an antihypertensive vasodilator medication and is used to treat hair loss. It is available as a generic medication and over the counter for the treatment of androgenic alopecia, a form of hair loss, in people.[4] 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 See also 7 References 8 External links Medical uses Minoxidil, applied topically, is widely used for the treatment o...

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Hair loss Supplement

I'm 34 year old male suffering for hairloss & thinning. Want to start treatment with I've planned to start some non "DHTInhibitor" treatment for my Norwood 4/5 & thinning hairs with Minoxidil 5% (topical solution) & Ketoconazole-2 % based shampoo but got too confused on vitamins and supplements. My Doctor has proscribed me Follihair. But I've found a cheaper pill Oxivim which constitutes all the composition which Follihair has got + essential vitamins & minerals. Please see the composition below and advice. Or/Else you guys can advice me on any other Cheaper/Better option which is available in India. I can't ask these questions to my doctor for obvious reasons :-) Thank you Follihair Tablet: L- Lysine- 20 mg Niacinamide-50 mg Calcium Pantothenate-...

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minoxidil

I had used minoxidil as prescribed by my dermatologist, but after my scalp began to regrow with hair, I stopped using it. Now my hair started falling out again. Should i continue using it? ## Searching for a generic 5% or 2% Minoxidil hair growth product in either aerosol foam or liquid 5%, either Canadian or with a DIN number.

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side effects of BTN ultra tablets

hi.... i hv consulted a dermatologist today to get treatment for hair loss....n he had suggested me BTN ultra tablets, oroferXt, DANCLEAR and Alpeein liquid. should i use all these....? n tell me whether these tablets n syrup effects adversely....n will any problem arise regarding my weight n size.....? THANK YOU ## hi.... i hv consulted a dermatologist before 2 month to get treatment and recovery for hair loss....n he had suggested me BTN ultra tablets, oroferXt, DANCLEAR and Minoxidil&Aminexil 10% liquid. should i use all these....? n tell me whether these tablets n syrup effects adversely....n will any problem arise my helth .....? THANK YOU

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Morr Solution

I am a boy of 14 years of age. I am suffering from hair loss at the vertex of the head. Some doctors are recommending Minoxidil Topical 2% (in the form of Morr Soln.) and other are prescribing anti-fungals. Which of the two will help me regrow my hair earlier? And can they be used together? ## I am a lady of 21 years of age. I am suffering from hair loss at the vertex of the head. Some doctors are recommending Minoxidil Topical 2% (in the form of Morr Soln.).. I am using it for last 20 days,but my hair problem is remain same,there is no improvement... what can I do??? ## Yes, minoxidil will definitely help. I am 25 years and I have been using Hair4U soln. daily since I was 18. However, I am not sure of the anti-fungal. You can also ask your doctor about finasteride tablets (1mg). I thin...

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still no hair regrowth

i have been using minoxin once a day....by Brooks pharma, in Pakistan. First month results are excellent. It has strengthened my hairs and stop the shedding. Hairs have become very thick and healthier.....But still no hair regrowth............ ????can u answer ........ ## Yes , ask any Srilankan, very successful herbal liquid invented by a Srilankan for growing hair successfully on any head. Results are very successful. I can give you more details. But it is better, you contact any srilankan. This great herbal liquid name is KESHAMULATHARALAYA

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Hair loss with hypothyroid medication!

I'm already losing hair as I grow older (am going on 76). Does anyone know of a hypothyroid medication that does NOT cause more hair loss? ## Unfortunately no. Have you consulted your doctor? There may be other solutions you can try, such as Minoxidil/Rogaine:

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Mx 5 Lotion Price

please find that brand price ## I'm sorry, but I can't find any purchasing information on this, it is also going to vary depending on your location and where your purchase it. I can't even find any specific details on it and what it contains, but if I had to make a guess, I would suggest that it's a Minoxidil product, which is used to stop hair loss and promote regrowth. More details: Do you know what country it is from?

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DAN 5642

round blue pill with dan 5642 on one side and 10 on one side ## This tablet contains 10mgs of Minoxidil, most commonly used to help stop hairloss and promote regrowth. Common side effects may include: nausea, unwanted hair growth and dizziness. Read more: Are there any questions or comments?

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dandan5642

round yellowone side dan dan other side 5246 ## You mention two different identifying numbers here, both 5642 and 5246. I cant find anything for 5246, so I am going to assume it is 5642. This is generic minoxidil 2.5mg or name brand Loniten. This is a medication used to treat high blood pressure. Side effects include dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, among others.

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Minoxidil
  • 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 Minoxidil: (171 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0113-0202 Good Sense Hair Regrowth Treatment 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by L Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0294 Good Sense Hair Regrowth Treatment 5 g/100g Topical Aerosol, Foam by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0798 Good Sense Hair Regrowth Treatment 3 g/60ml Topical Solution by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0113-0856 Good Sense Hair Regrowth Treatment 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by L Perrigo Company
  • 0113-7798 Basic Care Hair Regrowth 3 g/60ml Topical Solution by L. Perrigo Company
  • 0299-4805 Qilib Hair Regrowth Treatment for Men 5 g/100ml Topical Solution by Galderma Laboratories, L.p.
  • 0299-4820 Qilib Hair Regrowth Treatment for Women 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Galderma Laboratories, L.p.
  • 0363-0202 Minoxidil 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0294 Minoxidil 5 g/100g Topical Aerosol, Foam by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0420 Minoxidil 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0798 Minoxidil 3 g/60ml Topical Solution by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-0856 Minoxidil 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Walgreen Company
  • 0363-2173 Solution .02 g/ml Topical Solution by Walgreens
  • 0472-0066 Hair Regrowth Treatment 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC
  • 0472-0094 Hair Regrowth Treatment for Men 50 mg/ml Topical Solution by Actavis Mid Atlantic LLC
  • 0591-5642 Minoxidil 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-5643 Minoxidil 10 mg Oral Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0615-7593 Minoxidil 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Ncs Healthcare of Ky, Inc Dba Vangard Labs
  • 10816-102 Boost Regrowth for Women 2 g/100ml Topical Liquid by Shelby Professional, Inc.
  • 11673-189 Up and Up Hair Regrowth Treatment for Women 2 g/100ml Topical Solution by Target Corporation
  • 151 more results ...

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

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