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Minoxidil

minoxidil

(Science: chemical) A potent direct-acting peripheral vasodilator that reduces peripheral resistance and produces a fall in blood pressure. It is given by mouth in the treatment of severe hypertension unresponsive to other therapy. It is also used topically in the treatment of male-pattern baldness.

Pharmacological action: antihypertensive agents, vasodilator agents.

Chemical name: 2,4-Pyrimidinediamine, 6-(1-piperidinyl)-, 3-oxide


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Facial hair

... and safe chemical substances to help growing hair. This is NOT brands, this is bioactive compounds in a product that stimulate hair growth: Minoxidil (topical), Propecia (oral). It is like Paracetamol in Flu Drugs. It is NOT a brand, but the active compound to combat flu symptoms. You can ...

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by Dr.Stein
Thu Oct 05, 2006 6:30 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Facial hair
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The Fiber Disease

... helps to eject foreign material from recovering follicles, allowing the new hair to grow through. This apparently works, even in the absence of Minoxidil. If there is still some hard painful 'skin' present, please consult a doctor in the practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, (provided that ...

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by Cilla
Thu Jul 20, 2006 7:10 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Re: facial hair

... the growth of facial hair? any food / fruit that will help?? thx.....damn i need some facial hair. Talk to my wife. The doctor put her on minoxidil for bp and she grew a beard. Was furious! Changed doctors and went to a woman doctor who took her off and put her on catapril. See: http://www.healthatoz.com/healthatoz/Atoz/ency/minoxidil.jsp ...

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by NewellUsher
Fri Mar 04, 2005 5:17 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Facial hair
Replies: 41
Views: 354006


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