Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid)
What is Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid) used for?
Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid) is a topical medication prescribed to treat patients suffering from hair loss caused by male pattern baldness. The solution operates by relaxing the blood vessels in the scalp to stimulate hair follicles preventing further hair loss. With regular use this treatment may also encourage the growth of new hair. Your physician may prescribe this medication to treat other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid)?
Follow your physician's instructions while using Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid) to get the most effective results. It is normally administered once daily, but your particular instructions will be determined by your current health and the severity of your symptoms. Rinse your hands and hair before each use to remove dirt or dry skin from the scalp. Apply a small amount of medication and gently massage it into the skin allowing it to soak for several minutes. Thoroughly rinse the solution from the hair while preventing it from contacting any mucous membranes such as the eyes, ears, or mouth as this may cause unexpected health problems. Ask your physician any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid)?
Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid) may cause side effects in some patients such as:
Stop using the solution and immediately inform your physician if you experience any intense or worrying symptoms being cautious about signs of an allergic reaction such as swelling, hives, or trouble breathing. These conditions may require reduce application frequency or emergency medical attention in serious cases.
Do not apply Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid) to skin that is broken or severely damaged. It is also important to not begin using the medicine if you are a woman, elderly, a male with hypertension, a shaved scalp, psoriasis, eczema, or no family history of hair loss. Also disclose if you have heart disease or an irregular heartbeat as these conditions may cause unexpected problems requiring adjustments to your regimen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Shaltop Solution (Minoxidil/Tretinoin/Azelaic Acid). 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.