PMID: 7254111May 2, 1981

Minoxidil experience in Australia 1974-1980

The Medical Journal of Australia
D Jacobs, C F Buttigieg


Minoxidil was used by 27 investigators for the treatment of severe refractory hypertension which had failed to respond to extensive multiple therapy. Blood pressure was controlled in 71 of 101 patients. The most common side effects were fluid retention and hypertrichosis. In 71% of patients the drug was withdrawn because of intolerance.


Apr 30, 2010·Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy·Deepani Rathnayake, Rodney Sinclair
Sep 21, 2016·Journal of Translational Medicine·Junichi IshidaJochen Springer

Related Concepts

Diastolic Blood Pressure
Hypertensive Disease
U 10858

Related Feeds


Anemia develops when your blood lacks enough healthy red blood cells. Anemia of inflammation (AI, also called anemia of chronic disease) is a common, typically normocytic, normochromic anemia that is caused by an underlying inflammatory disease. Here is the latest research on anemia.