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Generic Name
Minoxidil
Trade Name
Hair Grow
Manufacturer
Dar Al Dawa
Risk Category
C
  • Studies on animals show adverse effect and toxicity on fetus.
  • No adequate and well controlled studies done on pregnant women.
  • Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • sympatholytic, antihypertensive.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • Limited human data.
  • Causes fetal hypertrichosis.
  • Possible association with congenital malformation: omphalocele, clinodactyly, low-set ears, micrognathia, undescended testes, cardiac defects, and brain defects.
  • Can cause neonatal hypotension, congestive heart failure, failure to thrive, hyperthermia, and prolonged physiologic jaundice.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • There has been one report of Minoxidil excretion in the breast milk of a woman treated with 5 mg oral Minoxidil twice daily for hypertension.
  • Because of the potential for adverse effects in nursing infants from Minoxidil absorption, Minoxidil should not be administered to a nursing woman.
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