What is Tugain?
Tugain Gel is used for Hereditary Hair Loss Problems, Severe Hypertension and other conditions.
Tugain Gel contains Minoxidil as an active ingredient.
Tugain Gel works by relaxing blood vessels thus stimulating hair growth.
Detailed information related to Tugain Gel’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Tugain Gel Uses
Tugain Gel is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Hereditary Hair Loss Problems
- Severe Hypertension
Tugain Gel Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Tugain Gel improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Relaxing blood vessels thus stimulating hair growth.
Tugain Gel – Composition and Active Ingredients
Tugain Gel is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Minoxidil (10% W/W)
Tugain Gel – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Tugain Gel. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Chest Pain
- Increased Heart Rate
- Increased Blood Creatinine And Urea
- Topical Headache
- Inflammation Of The Pericardium
- Pericardial Effusion
Tugain Gel – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Apply only on scalp
- Avoid eyes and other mucous membrane
Tugain Gel – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Tugain Gel may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Tugain Gel may interact with the following drugs and products:
Tugain Gel – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Tugain Gel is a contraindication. In addition, Tugain Gel should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Angina pectoris
- Coronary artery disease
- Dissecting aortic aneurysm
Tugain Gel – Frequently asked Questions
- Is Tugain Gel safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
- Is Tugain Gel safe while breastfeeding?
Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
- Can Tugain Gel be used for hereditary hair loss problems and severe hypertension?
Yes, hereditary hair loss problems and severe hypertension are among the most common reported uses for Tugain Gel. Please do not use Tugain Gel for hereditary hair loss problems and severe hypertension without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Tugain Gel.
- Should I consume Tugain Gel empty stomach, before food or after food?
TabletWise.com website users have most commonly reported consuming Tugain Gel #Before Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here to find out what other patients report as timing of using Tugain Gel.