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Aminexil is used as a hair regrowth (androgenic alopecia) treatment in men and women. It is also used in cosmetics to treat hair loss and to soften hair follicles.

How it works

Aminexil belongs to the class of medications called as vasodilator and potassium channel openers. It works by dilating blood vessels and opening potassium channels, thereby allowing more oxygen, blood, and nutrients to reach the follicle thus slowing or stopping hair loss and promoting hair regrowth. 

Common side effects

Allergy, Skin rash, Itching


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Expert advice

  • Inform your doctor if you have heart disease or low blood pressure.
  • Do not swallow the aminexil preparation. Seek medical attention in case of accidental ingestion.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to aminexil or any of its ingredient.

Frequently asked questions


Q. Is aminexil the same as minoxidil?
Yes, aminexil is an analog of minoxidil and works effectively similar to minoxidil in hair loss treatment.
Q. Does aminexil regrow hair?
Yes, clinical studies have shown aminexil treatment to be effective in regrowth of hair. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use. 

Q. What is aminexil sp94?
Aminexil is active ingredient and sp94 is extra added ingredient that provides nourishment to the hair from root to tip. 

Content on this page was last updated on 30 September, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)