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Brand name: Regaine

Regaine is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) minoxidil. On this page you will find out more about Regaine, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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