WHAT IS TUGAIN MINOXIDIL SOLUTION ?
Minoxidil solution is a vasodilator. It is not known how minoxidil solution stimulates scalp hair growth. It is possible that it dilates blood vessels in the scalp, which may improve hair follicle function and stimulate scalp hair growth.
WHAT IS THE USE OF TUGAIN MINOXIDIL SOLUTION ?
Minoxidil solution is used for promoting hair regrowth in patients who are experiencing gradually thinning hair or gradual hair loss on the top of the head.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF TUGAIN MINOXIDIL SOLUTION ?
Burning or irritation of the eye; itching; redness or irritation at the treated area; unwanted hair growth elsewhere on the body.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; dizziness; fainting; fast heartbeat; sudden, unexplained weight gain; swollen hands or feet.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF TUGAIN MINOXIDIL SOLUTION ?
- Minoxidil solution is for topical use only. Avoid getting minoxidil solution in your eyes, nose, or mouth.
- Do not use with other medicines or ointments on the scalp.
- During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
- Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.