Provillus for Men Drug Facts with Minoxidil 5%
Minoxidil 5% w/v
Hair regrowth treatment for men
to regrow hair on the top of the scalp (vertex only, see pictures blow)
For external use only. For use by men only.
Flammable: Keep away from fire or flame
Do not use if:
■ you are a woman
■ your amount of hair loss is different than that shown on the side of this carton or your hair loss is on the
front of the scalp. Minoxidil topical solution 5% is not intended for frontal baldness or receding hairline.
■ you have no family history of hair loss
■ your hair loss is sudden and/or patchy
■ you do not know the reason for your hair loss
■ you use other medicines on the scalp
■ your scalp is red, inflamed, infected, irritated, or painful
■ you are under 18 years of age. Do not use on babies and children.
Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease
When using this product:
■ do not apply on other parts of the body
■ avoid contact with the eyes. In case of accidental contact, rinse eyes with large amounts of cool tap
■ some people have experienced changes in hair color and/or texture
■ it takes time to regrow hair. Results may occur at 2 months with twice a day usage. For some men, you
may need to use this product for at least 4 months before you see results.
■ the amount of hair regrowth is different for each person. This product will not work for all men.
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
■ chest pain, rapid heartbeat, faintness, or dizziness occurs
■ sudden, unexplained weight gain occurs
■ your hands or feet swell
■ scalp irritation or redness occurs
■ unwanted facial hair growth occurs
■ you do not see hair regrowth in 4 months
May be harmful if used when pregnant or breast-feeding.
Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
■ apply one mL with dropper 2 times a day directly onto the scalp in the hair loss area
■ using more or more often will not improve results
■ continued use is necessary or hair loss will begin again
■ see hair loss pictures on side of this carton
■ before use, read all information on carton and enclosed leaflet
■ clinical research in mostly white men aged 18-49 years with moderate degrees of hair loss, showed that
minoxidil topical solution 5% for men provides more hair regrowth than minoxidil topical solution 2% for men.
■ hair regrowth has not been shown to last longer than 48 weeks of continuous treatment in large clinical trials with minoxidil topical solution 5% for men.
■ keep the carton. It contains important information.
■ store at 20 to 25 C (68 to 77 F). Keep tightly closed. [See USP Controlled Room Temperature].
If men have more hair loss or hair loss in a place different than shown above, Men's Provillus Minoxidil Topical Solution 5% may not work.
■ alcohol (30% v/v), propylene glycol (50% v/v), purified water.
Questions or comments?
Serious side effects associated with use of the product may be
reported to the phone number provided below.
■ call toll free 1-800-756-4120