Rogaine is a topical drug that stimulates hair growth. Rogaine with external use promotes the stimulation of hair growth in women and men with androgenic alopecia. The active component of the preparation minoxidil has a vasodilating effect. You can buy Rogaine on our website.
In clinical studies of the drug, it was noted that Rogaine promotes hair growth, prevents their loss during alopecia with the main foci in men on the vertex and in women along the middle part.
The onset of growth stimulation is observed 4 months after the initiation of therapy with Rogaine. After the cancellation of minoxidil, the growth of new hair stops and after 4 months one can expect the return of the previous species.
The exact mechanism of action of Rogaine solution in patients with male-type alopecia is not established.
In the course of studies in patients with arterial hypertension or normal indices of arterial pressure, no significant systemic side effects were observed.
With external application of Rogaine, the active ingredient is slightly absorbed into the systemic bloodstream through normal intact (intact) skin (not more than 1.4% of the dose used determines in blood plasma).
In patients with concomitant skin diseases, the absorption of minoxidil has not been studied.
Minoxidil does not bind to plasma proteins. It is not known whether minoxidil is metabolized in the systemic circulation. About 95% of the minoxidil that enters the blood plasma is excreted within 4 days after the end of therapy. The active component of the Rogaine preparation is mainly excreted by the kidneys.
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Indications for use:
Rogaine is used to treat men and women suffering from male pattern baldness (androgenic alopecia).
Rogaine is not recommended for patients who have hair loss due to taking certain medicines, wearing tight hair and lacking vitamins and minerals (such as vitamin A or iron), as in these cases minoxidil is ineffective.
How to use Rogaine:
Rogaine is intended for topical use only. It is recommended to apply the solution on a clean, carefully dried scalp. The duration of treatment and dose of the drug Rogaine is determined by the doctor. It is usually recommended to apply 1 ml of solution twice a day. Rogaine should be started from the center of the affected area.
Regardless of the size of the affected area, more than 2 ml of Rogaine preparation per day should not be applied. Applicator for the application of the solution is selected depending on the length of the hair. To apply 1 ml of the drug, you must press 6 times on the applicator pump, which is directed to the center of the affected area. It is necessary to avoid getting Rogaine in the eyes and mucous membranes. After applying the solution, you should wash your hands thoroughly.
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Rogaine is well tolerated. In some cases, the development of such undesirable effects of the drug is possible:
Local effects: erythema, burning sensation, skin peeling, dermatitis. In a few cases, development of alopecia, seborrhea, and unwanted hypertrichosis was noted.
Influence on the heart and blood vessels: lowering of blood pressure, disturbing of the heart rhythm, cardialgia, palpitation.
Allergic reactions: allergic rhinitis, face swelling, hives, allergic contact dermatitis.
Other side effects: syncope, dyspnea, dizziness, swelling of the extremities, headache.
With the development of systemic side effects of minoxidil, including a feeling of palpitation, chest pain, weight change, swelling of the extremities and dizziness, as well as the appearance of hyperemia and irritation at the site of application, Rogaine should be canceled and alternative therapy should be selected.
Rogaine may cause burns of the eyes and mucous membranes, if you accidentally contact the solution with eyes and mucous membranes, immediately flush them with plenty of clean running water.
Rogaine is contraindicated in patients with intolerance to minoxidil, pediatrics, patients with coronary heart disease, arrhythmia, arterial hypotension (including hypotension), and angina pectoris; in patients older than 65 years, Rogaine should be administered with extreme caution and only under the supervision of a physician (patients in this category did not undergo clinical studies).
Special care must be taken when driving a car and managing unsafe gear during treatment with Rogaine (due to the risk of developing arterial hypotension and dizziness).
During pregnancy and lactation, Rogaine is not recommended.
Interaction with other drugs:
Rogaine in combination with guanethidine may increase the risk of orthostatic hypotension.
When using Rogaine according to the recommendations, an overdose is unlikely. With the occasional oral intake, the development of the systemic action of minoxidil is possible. 5 ml of Rogaine solution 2% contain minoxidil at a dose of 100 mg, which is the maximum permissible oral dose in the treatment of adult patients with hypertension. With oral administration of minoxidil, patients may develop arterial hypotension and tachycardia. In this case, the symptomatic therapy is indicated, the appointment of diuretics, beta-blockers and intravenous injection of saline (in the form of continuous infusion).