DX2LEK 20mg / ml, cutaneous liquid, 60ml - product description
DX2LEK is a liquid medicine intended for topical application to the scalp. The active substance is minoxidil, which stimulates hair growth in male pattern baldness. Stopping excessive hair loss can be seen after about 8 weeks of using the drug, while the first growths in the form of thin hair follicles occur after 4 to 5 months of treatment.
Indications: treatment of male pattern baldness (alopecia androgenetica) in men and women aged 18 to 65 years. DX2LEK is most effective in younger people in the early stages of baldness. Better treatment results are obtained in the area of the head top than in the fronto-temporal part. Cessation of treatment will reverse the therapeutic effect within a few months.
Composition: 1ml liquid contains 20mg minoxidil, other ingredients: ethanol, propylene glycol, purified water.
Action: minoxyl contained in the product stimulates hair growth in male pattern baldness.
Dosage: product is intended for use on the scalp in people aged 18 to 65 years. 1ml should be applied dropwise to dry scalp 2 times a day at intervals of 12 hours at hair loss sites and lightly rubbed with fingertips. Do not dry or rub these places. Liquid should be applied with a pump (1ml is obtained by pressing the pump five times). Wash your hands thoroughly after aplication. You should not wash your head for the next 4 hours after aplication.
Contraindications: product should not be used if you are allergic to minoxidil or any of the other ingredients; during pregnancy and breastfeeding; if you have a scalp condition such as, for example, severe changes in seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, scalp infections with symptoms of cutaneous disruption; if you have high blood pressure if you have a sunburned scalp if you have freshly tanned scalp; under occlusive dressing; if you are also taking other medicines topically on the scalp. Do not use this medicine during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
Storage: Keep the product out of reach of children. It is flammable and must not be used with an open flame.
Side effects: if you will use on damaged epidermis, there is a risk of it penetrating the body and possible general side effects. If one of the symptoms such as hypotension, swelling of the face or ankles of the legs and hands occurs, palpitations or rapid heartbeat, rapid weight gain, weakness, dizziness or fainting, blurred vision, chest pain, Shoulder or shoulder redness persist, stop taking the medicine and contact your doctor. Patients with cardiovascular disease or cardiac arrhythmia should consult a physician before using the drug. 2-6 weeks after starting treatment, some patients experience increased hair loss. If this condition persists for more than 2 weeks, you should stop treatment and contact your doctor. If skin injury occurs during treatment, or if excessive erythema occurs after excessive tanning, treatment should be discontinued. Side effects are about five times more common in women than men. Common side effects are headache, excessive hair outside the application area, itching, including rash, itching in other parts of the body, and itchy eyes.
Interactions: Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines. Do not use DX2LEK with other topically applied scalp medications such as corticosteroids, retinoids, ditranol or petroleum jelly, as they may increase the penetration of minoxidil through the skin and increase the risk of side effects. When using antihypertensive medication, consult your doctor before using DX2LEK because of the potential risk of your blood pressure falling too much.
Warnings and precautions: Before using the medication DX2LEK, you should consult your doctor or pharmacist. If there is no improvement after 60 days of using the medicine, there has been no improvement or increased hair loss lasts for more than 2 weeks, or you feel worse, talk to your doctor. Product should be used for topical use only on healthy scalp. Do not use it on other parts of the body. Accidental ingestion may cause serious cardiovascular side effects. In case of contact with damaged epidermis, eyes or mucosa, rinse thoroughly with water. Some patients have experienced changes in the color and / or structure of the hair while using the medicine. Do not use in children and adolescents under 18 years of age and in the elderly (over 65 years of age). If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, if you plan to be pregnant ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine. This medicine contains 0.15ml propylene glycol in each milliliter, which may cause skin irritation. Do not use more than 2ml daily. If there are no visible results after one year, treatment should be discontinued. Do not increase the dose or frequency of use. treatment should be discontinued. Do not increase the dose or frequency of use. treatment should be discontinued. Do not increase the dose or frequency of use.