Minoxidil CAS 38304-91-5 Hair Growth Raw Material Drug
Antihypertensive White Powder
2,6-Diamino-4-piperidinopyrimidine 1-Oxide; Rogaine; Minoxidil;
Tricoxidil; 6-(1-Piperidinyl)-2,4-pyrimidinediamine 3-oxide
6-(1-Piperidinyl)pyrimidine-2,4-diamine 3-oxide; Lonolox;
2,6-Diamino-4-(piperidin-1-yl)pyrimidine 1-oxide; Alostil; Loniten;
|Appearance :||White crystalline powder|
|Melting Point:||272-274ºC (dec.)(lit.)|
|Boiling Point:||351.7ºC at 760 mmHg|
|Stability:||Stable at normal temperatures and pressures.|
|Storage Condition:||Keep in a cool, dry location. Keep containers closed when not in
use. Protect from light.|
|1.||Minoxidil is an antihypertensive vasodilator medication also
claiming to slow or stop hair loss and promote hair regrowth.|
|2.||It is available over the counter for treatment of androgenic
alopecia, among other baldness treatments, but measurable changes,
if experienced, disappear within months after discontinuation of
|3.||Minoxidil was first sold as a drug for high blood pressure and was
noted to have the interesting side-effect of increased body
hair-growth, or in some cases, significant hair loss.|
Minoxidil comes in two strengths, a 2% solution and a 5% solution.
The 5% solution should only be used by men. The 2% strength may be
used by both men and women.
Apply Minoxidil as 1 milliliter (ml) of solution or half a capful
of foam to dry hair and scalp two times a day (once in the morning
and once at night).
Once applied, the drug should be left in place for at least four
hours. Spread the medication evenly over the area to be treated,
and then wash your hands with warm water.
Minoxidil should be applied at least twice daily for at least four
months to see results. You will need to continue applying the
mediation in order to maintain or see results.
|Product name||Minoxidil||Cas No.||38304-91-5|
|Manufacture Date||Mar, 15th, 2015||Expiry Date||Mar, 2017|
|Appearance||White crystalline powder||Conforms|
|Assay (HPLC or TLC)||99%||99.80%|
|Total impurity||≤ 0.1%||0.02%|
|Loss on drying (%)||≤ 1.0%||0.10%|
|Heavy Metal||10ppm maximum||Conforms|
|Total Plate Count||1000cfu/g||Conforms|
|Yeast & Mold||100cfu/g||Conforms|
|Function||Main functions are as follows:|
1. Treating male pattern alopecia. 2. Dropping the blood pressure.
|Applications||Applied in medicines and cosmetics fields.|
|Shelf Life||24 months|
Store in sealed containers at cool & dry place. Protect from
light, moisture and pest infestation.