Minoxidil Oral Drug Information
If you have severe high blood pressure, minoxidil oral (Loniten®) may help reduce blood pressure by enlarging the blood vessels to improve blood flow. This prescription medication comes in the form of a tablet and is usually taken once or twice daily. Nausea, dizziness, and headaches are some of the possible side effects of this drug.
It's important to review Minoxidil oral's safety information with your healthcare provider before starting treatment. This drug may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider knows if you have any other medical conditions, such as kidney disease, heart disease, or a history of a heart attack, or if you are taking any other types of medicines, including herbal supplements.
(For more information on this drug, click Minoxidil Oral. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining how minoxidil oral works to help improve blood flow, what to expect while taking it, and how to ensure the effectiveness of each dose.)