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Minoxidil: Oral tablet

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  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 89  |  10
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 84  |  2.5
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: MINOXIDIL 2 1/2  |  PAR 256
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: MINOXIDIL 10  |  PAR 257
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
Actavis US
Pill Identification: DAN 5642  |  2.5
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
Actavis US
Pill Identification: DAN 5643  |  10
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 89  |  10
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
Par Pharmaceuticals, an Endo Company
Pill Identification: MINOXIDIL 10  |  PAR 257
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 89  |  10
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 84  |  2.5
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
AvKARE, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 84  |  2.5
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Minoxidil 2.5mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: MINOXIDIL 2 1/2  |  PAR 256
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Minoxidil 10mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: MINOXIDIL 10  |  PAR 257

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What is this medicine?

MINOXIDIL (mi NOX i dill) is a type of vasodilator. It relaxes blood vessels, increasing the blood and oxygen supply to your heart. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure. It is not recommended for use in mild cases of high blood pressure because of the potential for serious side effects.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Minoxidil: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
27.86%
72.14%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.32%
8.82%
36.51%
54.34%
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