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Condition: Hair Loss
3/2/2015 2:54:13 PM

Reviewer: OLIVIA, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
IT WORKS! HAIR STARTED TO GROW IN ONLY 2 MONTHS. HOWEVER, IM TURNING INTO BIGFOOT =). IM GROWING HAIR ON MY CHEST AND FACE AND FOREHEAD AND HANDS AND ARMS. AT FIRST I THOUGHT IT WAS WORTH A FULL HEAD OF HAIR BUT NOW IM GETTING RASHES, DRY SKIN ALL OVER AND ABRATIONS TO THE SKIN. IM ONLY USING THE 5% BECAUSE ITS CHEAPER THEN THE WOMENS 2% ( ODD ) I STOPPED A WEEK AGO AND THE IRRITATION IS GONE BUT ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Hair Loss
1/5/2015 12:57:00 PM

Reviewer: mike, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i have been using minoxidil for three months and had bad symptoms insomnia I went 6 /7 days without sleep heart beat was much faster than normal... any one else had sleeping issue?

Condition: Hair Loss
12/8/2014 1:36:44 PM

Reviewer: Happy Customer, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I saw the effect after a couple of months. Hair regrew back very nicely. I had problem with itch scalp so I stopped and lost some of the hair. I've been using on & off to balance between itch scalp and hair.

Condition: Hair Loss
10/28/2014 3:43:34 PM

Reviewer: Minoxidil Dangerous Ever seen , 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After applying Minoxidil & Finasteride Gel (X-PECIA) 3 weeks more found these problems with body • Trouble breathing (especially while lying down) • Fast or pounding heartbeats • Sudden numbness, weakness, headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance • Sore throat & feel like something has food stucked • Feeling like I might pass out (this is most happening) • ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Hair Loss
5/6/2014 9:41:59 AM

Reviewer: cactuslady, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've been using it only 2 weeks, but must quit. Like one other reviewer. I am starting to have constant numbness in hands and feet, including lower legs and arms. It won't go away. It interrupts my sleep. Plus mild dizziness has started. For me, this is a dangerous drug. I am tossing the rest.

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