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Tugain 5 Gel

Drug brand named TUGAIN 5 GEL is manufactured by CIPLA and mainly contents the generic drug Minoxidil.
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Active Ingredients of TUGAIN 5 GEL

Minoxidil 5 ww x 60g

Can we use TUGAIN 5 GEL during pregnency

Pregnancy C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and wellcontrolled studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use TUGAIN 5 GEL during lactation

Lactation L5 Studies in breastfeeding mothers have demonstrated that there is significant and documented risk to the infant based on human experience or it is a medication that has a high risk of causing significant damage to an infant The risk of using the drug in breastfeeding women clearly outweighs any possible benefit from breastfeeding The drug is contraindicated in women who are breastfeeding an infant

For what type of diseases TUGAIN 5 GEL may be prescribed

Alopecia androgenetia male pattern baldness alopecia areata Severe HTN unresponsive to standard therapy

What are the known Side Effects of TUGAIN 5 GEL

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking TUGAIN 5 GEL

Minoxidil should not be used with other topical medications because they may increase its absorption and side effects

Significance of TUGAIN 5 GEL

This medication is a vasodilator prescribed for hypertension

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