Oral Minoxidil; Safe Dose

Oral Minoxidil can be switched over to Topical Minoxidil

Oral minoxidil should be stopped or reduced to the lowest minimum dose as soon as possible, if patients have side effects of cardiac diseases.

They need strong will to stop minoxidil tablets. Only strong-willed person can succeed in dose reduction of oral minoxidil.

Oral minoxidil should be switched over to topical minoxidil by any means. Combined use of minoxidil solution with the reduced dose of minoxidil tablets is recommended in the meantime.

However, it is often difficult to reduce the dose of oral minoxidil, if someone has already been taking 5-10 mg minoxidil tablets daily.

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