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Ro·gaine

 (rō′gān′)
A trademark for the drug minoxidil.
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Noun1.Rogaine - a vasodilator (trade name Loniten) used to treat severe hypertensionRogaine - a vasodilator (trade name Loniten) used to treat severe hypertension; one side effect is hirsutism so it is also sold (trade name Rogaine) as a treatment for male-patterned baldness
vasodilative, vasodilator - a drug that causes dilation of blood vessels
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OTC healthcare company Perrigo Company plc (NYSE:PRGO) (TASE:PRGO) on Wednesday disclosed the first-to-market launch of the over-the-counter (OTC) store brand equivalent to Women's Rogaine 5% minoxidil foam (minoxidil topical aerosol, 5% foam) for the regrowth of hair on top of the scalp.
(+0.3%) * Growth Brands Brand Manufacturer Dollar Sales % Growth Rogaine Hair Growth Johnson & Johnson $78,363,000 +7.4% * Total of supermarkets, drug stores, discount stores (including Walmart), military commissaries, and selected warehouse clubs and dollar stores for the 52 weeks ended 3/20/16.
When Jason told his dermatologist that his hair had stopped falling out and might even be growing back, his dermatologist suggested that perhaps the Rogaine had just finally begun to work.
* The latest product to counter hair loss is Women's Rogaine 5% Minoxidil Topical Aerosol, billed as the first and only FDA-approved, once-daily use treatment for female pattern hair loss containing 5% minoxidil in an elegant foam formula.
(He and two brothers followed in their physician father's footsteps, and his son is now a dermatologic surgeon at UCLA,) In addition to using a menu of FDA-approved treatment options ranging from transplant surgery to Rogaine foam, Greco has pioneered a type of hair-restoration treatment that combines PRP (platelet-rich plasma) with CRP (cytokine-rich plasma), both derived from the patient's own blood, using the body's own cells to stimulate growth.
My brands include Band-Aid, Listerine, Tylenol, Splenda, Motrin, Visine, Stayfree, K-Y, Rogaine, Procrit and Remicade.
Currently, there are two medications that are FDA approved for androgenetic alopecia: minoxidil (Rogaine) and finasteride (Propecia).
The consultant said that some drugs for hair loss as Rogaine are effective, but they must be used life-long.
Available for private labeling, Perrigo Co.'s minoxidil 5 percent foam is comparable to Men's Rogaine 5 percent minoxidil hair regrowth treatment foam.
If you want to treat male-pattern baldness, you can try the medications minoxidil (Rogaine) or finasteride (Propeeia).
In Jobrani's case, his mom felt she had the cure for his early onset of baldness, and it wasn't anything quite so conventional as Rogaine. It was a sticky melange of egg and beer.
"We've been watching Prince William's growing bald spot closely for years and we believe Rogaine can help," 3 am quoted a rep for Rogaine as saying.