1. What is Regaine?
Regaine is the brand name of minoxidil which is medication usually used for blood pressure. However, in the form of Regaine, it can be used for hair growth.
2. Safety parameters
- Do not take if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
- Do not apply to inflamed or painful scalp.
This list is not extensive so please always read the patient information leaflet before use, and inform the pharmacist and doctor if you are taking any medication or have any conditions.
3. Pregnancy and breastfeeding
This medication must NOT be taken while pregnant or breastfeeding. Please inform your doctor if you are planning to be pregnant, are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
4. Interaction with other medication
Do not take this medication alongside other medication applied to the scalp. Also, please always tell the doctor and pharmacist every medication you are taking, which includes medication bought at any shop, over-the-counter medication, prescription-only medication, inhalers and patches. Also, please always inform the doctor or pharmacist if you start any treatment, change any treatment or have stopped any treatment within the last few years.
5. Side effects
If symptoms of low blood pressure such as dizziness and ight-headedness, please stop using this medication and inform your pharmacist.
This is not an extensive list so please always immediately inform the pharmacist or doctor if you experience any side effects while taking this medication.
Store in dry conditions at room temperature. This medication is flammable to care must be exercised.
7. If other information is needed
Please contact the pharmacy or a doctor if you require any other information.