Rogaine

Active Ingredient(s): Minoxidil
Category: Men's Health



Rogaine 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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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minoxidil

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rogaine use with medications

I use Aggrenox (blood thinner) and Losartan (blood pressure) and my hair is thinning. If I use women's Rogaine will there be any side effects, or problems with the medications? Glo ## Hello, Glo! How are you? I didn't find any interactions or problems listed, but it's always best to double check such information to be sure. However, you may be better served to speak to your doctor about switching off of the Losartan to a different medication, it has been known to cause hair thinning and hair loss in some people that take it. Additional side effects, as listed by the FDA may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination and hypotension. Is there anything else I can help with?

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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.

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rogaine use with medications
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