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Cause Of Loniten Allergy
Loniten allergy: Loniten (minoxidil) = is a vasodilator used to treat hypertension(oral) or baldness (topical). An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-6877/loniten-oral/details ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Have vitamin deficiencies and food allergies...Take supplements and changed my diet.(3mon), and rogaine (minoxidil) (6mon)..Why is my hair still falling out?
Minoxidil: Minoxidil is an antihypertensive vasodilator medication which also slows or stops hair loss and promotes hair regrowth. Now off-patent, it is available over-the-counter for the treatment of androgenic alopecia. Minoxidil must be used indefinitely for continued support of existing hair follicles and the maintenance of any experienced hair regrowth. ...Read more
Also called minoxil: Loniten (minoxidil) also known as Minoxidil has multiple side effects. Usually its used for pts failing max therapy with other meds. Swelling of legs, feeeling dizzy, reflexive fast heart rates, hairgrowth, pericardial effusion, just to name a few. Pts shoul be on a water pill and a beta blocker to avoid some of these effects. ...Read more
See below: Minoxidil by mouth is a potent blood pressure lowering medication.A side effect of this drug is hair growth. This side effect is used generally without lowering blood pressure by preparations which are applied topically or over the skin .There are warnings that it can lower blood pressure when applied topically if "absorbed". ...Read more
Rarely: Study of extensive experience in using Minoxidil showed extreme low incidence of ed (<0.75%), but usually occurring in the middle-aged men with marginal erectile ability plus taking bp-related drugs. Note: all life event is always on its process of lifelong making and displays itself at a spot of its own full spectrum. ...Read more
It should not: If youn are using it properly there should be no issue. ...Read more
Minoxidil: Minoxidil is a blood pressure medicine that was found to have the side effect of increasing hair growth on the forehead. When it was tested topically it also led to modest hair regrowth. It does not cause premature aging. However if someone has been using it for a long while and then stops using it, the hair will gradually fall out to where it would have been if it had never been used. ...Read more
I used minoxidil for fourr months and it didnt help at all to stop hairfall. Can discontinuing it cause more hairfall ?
According to them: "the exact mechanism of action of rogaine (minoxidil) is uncertain. However, researchers believe that rogaine (minoxidil) works in part by partially enlarging the hair follicles and reversing the miniaturization process. By enlarging miniaturized follicles, the growth phase of the hair cycle is prolonged, allowing the hair to become longer and thicker looking and with more follicles in the growth phase at the same time.". ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Two ways: Minoxidil makes hair follicles wider so your hair is thicker. It also increases the growth phase of your hair so that you grow longer hair and more strands of hair. Unfortunately, this isn't a permanent one time only treatment. You need to continue using Minoxidil to maintain your hair growth. ...Read more
I am 24 years old. Suddenly I am having acne a lot. And it doesnt stop appearing. I am using minoxidil 5 ? Can it cause acne ?
Maybe: It won't help you grow a thicker beard. About 5% of guys in the US can't grow much of a beard, and at age 25 it's time for you to accept what Mother Nature gave you. If somebody is giving you a hard time over your sparse growth, simply recognize mean-minded man-made superstition and be done with all that nonsense. Manage your acne with topical benzoyl peroxide & maybe your doctor's Rx. ...Read more
You can try: Hormone is testosterone. If you're a woman who wants to adopt the male body / role, there are programs in most developed nations that can help you. If you're a man who's genetically programmed to have a very thin beard despite normal testosterone (erections, body odor), you can try rogaine (minoxidil) for your face / chest (anecdotes of success), or simply note many women prefer a thin-bearded, smooth man. ...Read more
No it does not!: Minoxidil is FDA approved. There is no significant risk of developing cancer due to use of this drug. if there was a risk it will be off the market very quickly. So forget about that risk.There are limited number of products for hair regrowth and they are only partially effective. ...Read more
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