Minoxidil is a drug that is used to stimulate the hair growth and is given in the treatment of male pattern baldness. This drug is mostly effective in the people who are below the age of 40 years. This drug does not cure baldness but it can slow down the effect on receding hairlines.
The active ingredient of the drug is Minoxidil. It is used to stimulate hair growth in case of those who are suffering from male pattern baldness. Male pattern baldness is the result of androgen imbalance in the body.