The salt combination Minoxidil is used for the treatment of Hereditary Hair Loss Problems, Severe Hypertension, Bacteria, Fungi and other conditions.Detailed information related to Minoxidil's uses, side-effects, reviews, questions, interactions, and precautions is as follows:
Minoxidil is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Hereditary Hair Loss Problems
· Severe Hypertension
Minoxidil improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
· Works as an antidote to combat the effects of other types of drugs or alcohol.
· Relaxing blood vessels thus stimulating hair growth.
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur in medicines that contain Minoxidil. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Dry Skin
· Blurred Vision
· Loss Of Co-Ordinated Body Movements
· Loss Of Judgement
· Mood Changes
· Slurred Speech
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Apply only on scalp
· Avoid eyes and other mucous membrane
· Do not drive or operate machinery
· Pregnant or breastfeeding