Tugain 5% Foam belongs to a class of drugs known as vasodilators. It is used to promote hair growth in men with male pattern baldness. It is used to treat alopecia (hair loss) or pattern baldness. Tugain 5% foam contains Minoxidil, a vasodilator that widens the blood vessels. Tugain 5% Foam is a medicine used to treat common hereditary hair loss. It can prevent further hair loss and help hair to re-grow. It works by increasing blood flow to the hair follicles on your scalp, which prevents hair cell death and also enhances new hair growth. It is most effective for baldness or thinning at the top of the scalp but less effective at the front or for receding hairline.
Tugain 5% Foam is a potassium channel opener. Its vasodilation action expands the blood vessels. Therefore, when it is applied to the scalp, it helps to increase blood flow. This increased blood flow provides more nutrition and oxygen to the hair follicles, which prevents hair cell death and also enhances new hair growth. This is how it works to treat your alopecia (hair loss).
Read the label carefully before use. Store in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight. Keep out of reach of children. For external use only.
Minoxidil (5% w/v).
Tugain 5% Foam is Used in the Treatment of alopecia/hair loss. It should only be applied directly to the scalp area in the amount and in the way specified on the label or by your doctor. Clean and dry your scalp before using it. It may take approximately 2- 4 months before you notice any hair growth. The first growth may be soft, colourless, and barely visible. Using more than recommended will not speed up hair growth and may increase the likelihood of side effects. This medication must be used continuously to maintain hair growth. Tell your doctor if your condition does not improve or worsen after using it for 4 to 6 months.
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