Is it safe to use minoxidil?

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Yes because it is a drug for women hair loss and it has also been approved.

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Can you apply minoxidil immidiately after applying hair oil?

yes ,you can use oil ,minimum after one hour to apply minoxidil ,dont mix oil with minoxidil....

What shampoo and conditioner should you use after use of minoxidil?

Find a mild shampoo. I saw that at the back guide of a minoxidil box, Pregroe here in the Philippines.

Does minoxidil help prevent hairloss?

Yes, minoxidil has been approved by the US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to treat baldness in both men and women. Since it is FDA approved, you know that minoxidil is safe and effective. Minoxidil will not help everyone, but it does help many people to reverse hair loss and stimulate the growth of new hair. Minoxidil is available under the brand name Rogaine as both liquid and foam.

Can breast cancer patients use Minoxidil?

Hello, I have been reading up on information regarding minoxidil since I am suffering from a receding hair line. As far as I have read, I have not come across any information that links minoxidil to cancer. Also since its FDA approved, I very much doubt they would have let a side effect like this slip through them!

What are the no of pi bonds present in minoxidil?

There are two pi bonds present in the structure of minoxidil.

How do you use minoxidil regroe?

Well, Minoxidil (aka Rogaine) is used to "regrow" hair. The correct way to use it is: wash your hair, then apply sparingly to affected area. Before every application, ALWAYS REMEMBER TO WASH YOUR HAIR. If you fail to wash your hair before each application, the Minoxidil will build up in your system and cause you to get quite sick. I know this from experience not only because I used to be a nurse, but because my ex-husband was prescribed Minoxidil and that's what happened to him. Good luck though, have a wonderful day

Can you use minoxdil topical solution if you have dandruff?

I use minoxidl 5%+azelaic acid, and I am a severe sebbhoreic dermatitis sufferer. I use nizoral 2% ketoconazole ( anti dandruff) and the minoxidil and i Have no problems. Ketoconazole is also a mild DHT inhibitor which therefore should also help and boost the action of minoxidil

How many sigma bonds in C9H15N5O or minoxidil?

There are 22 sigma bonds in minoxidil (C9H15N5O).

The drug Minoxidil was found to grow hair but that wasn't why it was made What was Minoxidil originally meant to treat?

blood pressure

Use Hair Restoration Formulas Carefully?

One of the most popular forms of hair restoration is the use of Minoxidil. This formula can be found in various over the counter and prescription hair restoration treatments and medicines. Originally used to regulate blood pressure, Minoxidil actually tends to grow hair wherever it is placed. If using this substance for hair restoration, be careful when applying the scalp medication, as poorly applied minoxidil can result in an uneven and false looking hairline.

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Who makes Minoxidil?

Minoxidil is a general hair loss treatment. Lots of companies make a minoxidil treatment. Rogaine makes some. Kirkland's also makes a much more affordable version and it's the exact same thing as Rogaine.