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Overview

Introduction

Hair 4U 2% Solution is used to treat hair loss. It works by increasing blood flow to the hair follicles which further prevents hair loss and stimulates re-growth resulting in longer, thicker and increased numbers of hair.

Hair 4U 2% Solution 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 several months before you notice any hair growth and the first growth may be soft, colorless and barely visible. Using more than recommended will not speed up hair growth and may cause dangerous side effects. This medication must be used continuously to maintain hair growth. If your condition does not improve or worsens after using it for 4 to 6 months, tell your doctor.

It is generally safe and suitable for most people but has some potential side effects. The most common are headache, itching or irritation of the scalp.  This should not happen if you use it correctly and avoid contact with broken skin. If you get it in your eyes, mouth or broken skin, rinse thoroughly with plenty of water. Talk to your doctor if you are bothered by side effects, or they do not go away.

It should not be used by pregnant women. Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding mother. It may not be appropriate if your hair loss is due to medications (such as chemotherapy) or any nutritional deficiency. You should also not use this medicine if you have high blood pressure or are using other creams or lotions to treat other scalp conditions.

Uses of Hair 4U Solution

Side effects of Hair 4U Solution

Common
  • Application site irritation
  • Itching
  • Headache

How to use Hair 4U Solution

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.

How Hair 4U Solution works

Hair 4U 2% Solution is a combination of two hair growth promoters: Minoxidil and Aminexil. Minoxidil is a vasodilator, meaning it widens the blood vessels and provides better blood flow to the hair follicles. This prevents hair loss and stimulates re-growth resulting in longer, thicker and increased numbers of hair. Aminexil suppresses an enzyme which causes buildup of a protein (collagen) around the hair follicles leading to hair loss.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Hair 4U 2% Solution may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Hair 4U 2% Solution is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Patient Concerns

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Sir / mam my hair is very curly & frizzy & rough to handle , suggest shampoos & serum whatever to get a smooth & silky hair
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Use hair 4u shampoo- once daily Use hair 4u conditioner afterwardsApply xgain serum- In dry hair strands
Intense hair fall problem. Dandruff too F/c/o- typhoid fever.
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Use Hair 4U CPX lotion. - 5Sprays twice daily over dry scalp for next 3months
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Hair 4U?

Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Will Hair 4U be more effective if taken more than prescribed?

No, Hair 4U will not be more effective if taken more than prescribed. Moreover, it can result in too much of the medicine being absorbed into the body and cause unwanted side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. How will I know if Hair 4U is working for me?

You will notice that your hair loss will gradually decrease. You will also be able to notice new hair growth. This new hair will be softer, and lighter in color than the rest of your hair. Over time, this new hair will blend in with the rest of your hair.

Q. Can I blow dry my hair after applying Hair 4U?

Yes, you can blow dry your hair after applying Hair 4U.

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References
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  2. PubChem. Minoxidil. [Accessed 29 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
A licensed vendor partner from your nearest location will deliver Hair 4U 2% Solution. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your doctor's ℞ and the availability of this medicine.
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60 ml in 1 bottle
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