- Amlodipine Besilate–Olmesartan Medoxomil
- Bisoprolol Fumarate
- Finasteride (For Enlarged Prostate)
- Perindopril Erbumine
- Tadalafil Xtenda
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Rogaine* used for?
Generic for Rogaine* (Minoxidil) is a topical medicine used to treat male pattern baldness, which stimulates hair growth. It is also used to treat hair loss in women with thinning hair. This belongs to a class of drugs known as vasodilators. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Rogaine*?
The dosage of Generic for Rogaine* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label. The following dosage information includes the common dose of Generic for Rogaine*. If your dose is different, do not follow the dosage described below unless your physician has approved.
Apply Generic for Rogaine* solution twice a day. Clean and dry the scalp area before applying the medication. Wash your hands after applying it.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Rogaine*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Rogaine* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Rogaine*?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Rogaine*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Rogaine*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Rogaine*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Rogaine*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Rogaine* can interact with other topical products and high blood pressure drugs.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Rogaine*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Rogaine* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Rogaine* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Rogaine* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Rogaine* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Rogaine* can cause side effects such as redness, dryness, burning, itching or flaking of the scalp, and headache. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are applying Generic for Rogaine*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Rogaine*?
Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Rogaine* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Rogaine*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Rogaine*?
How will Generic for Rogaine* work in my body?
How should Generic for Rogaine* be applied?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Rogaine* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Rogaine* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.