Minox

Minox Dosage/Direction for Use

minoxidil

Manufacturer:

Kotra Pharma

Distributor:

Kotra Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Route Of Administration: For external use only. Use Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) as directed. Do not apply Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) to any other area of the body.
Direction For Use: For adult (aged between 18 - 65 years), a total dose of 1ml (equivalent to 10 sprays) of Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) should be applied twice per day to the scalp, beginning at the center of the affected area. This dose should be used regardless of the size of the affected area. Avoid breathing spray mist. The total daily dose should not exceed 2ml (equivalent to 20 sprays). Shake the container well before each use. Apply Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) when the hair and scalp are thoroughly dry. After applying, wash hands thoroughly. The method of application varies according to the disposable applicator used, as indicated as follows: Pump Spray Applicator: 1. This applicator works best for applying Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) to large areas of the scalp.
2. Remove the outer cap from the spray head.
3. After aiming the spray head toward the center of the bald area of the scalp, press once and spread Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) with fingertips to cover all of the bald area. Repeat for a total of 10 times to apply a dose of 1 ml of solution. Leave it dry after application. Do not rinse. Avoid breathing spray mist. Place the outer cap back to the spray head when not in use.
Extended Spray-Tip Applicator: 1. This applicator works best for applying Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) to small areas of the scalp or under hair.
2. Remove outer cap together with the spray head; fit the extended spray tip applicator onto the spray shaft and push down firmly.
3. After aiming the extended spray-tip applicator toward the center of the bald area of the scalp, press once and spread Minox 5% Topical Solution (Extra Strength) with fingertips to cover all of the bald area. Repeat for a total of 10 times, to apply a dose of 1 ml of solution. Leave it dry after application. Do not rinse. Avoid breathing spray mist.
It may take twice daily applications for 4 months or more before evidence of hair growth can be expected. Onset and degree may be variable among patients.
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