This would not be wise to do oneself as getting the precise dose is challenging. A compounding pharmacist can sometimes to this - crush the pills and make a topical solution - but it requires very careful quality control.
Minoxidil is a drug and side effects are possible. Proper use and administration of this medication is essential.
Jeff Donovan MD PhD FRCPC FAAD
US & Canadian board-certified Dermatologist
- Minoxidil Information for Consumers
- Minoxidil Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Minoxidil (detailed)
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