Bontress Lotion (Capixyl)
What is Bontress Lotion (Capixyl) used for?
Bontress Lotion (Capixyl) is a topical lotion used to improve the length and health of hair while preventing further hair loss caused by male pattern baldness. The solution operates by preventing the thinning of hair and damage caused by inflammation to encourage thicker hair growth. Your physician may recommend you use this medication along with others or for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Bontress Lotion (Capixyl)?
Bontress Lotion (Capixyl) should be used according to your physician's directions as well as those included with the packaging to get the best results from treatment. It is normally administered once each day to the affected area, but your individual directions depend on your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. Thoroughly wash and dry the area prior to each application to remove any dirt or loose skin. To apply the medicine gently part the hair, apply the lotion directly to the scalp, and gently massage it into the skin. Wash your hands using soap and water after each application to prevent the medicine from contacting any other areas not being treated or the mucous membranes. Ask your physician any questions you have about using the lotion to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Bontress Lotion (Capixyl)?
Bontress Lotion (Capixyl) will not cause side effects in most patients. Stop using the lotion and contact your physician as soon as any intense or worrying side effects occur. These may include burning sensations, severe irritation or skin rashes, peeling skin, pain, or signs of an allergic reaction such as hives, swelling, or trouble breathing. These conditions may require reduced frequency of administration or immediate medical attention in serious cases to prevent further problems from occurring.
Bontress Lotion (Capixyl) should not be applied to skin that is broken or severely damaged.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Bontress Lotion (Capixyl). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.