Where can I buy minoxidil?

As many of you know, minoxidil works efficiently for regrowing hair in male pattern baldness and female pattern baldness. It can even be used in order to grow a full beard.

This is great news, but of course, it can only be useful if we know where to purchase minoxidil.

So the question that naturally arises is, well, “Where can I buy minoxidil?”

Thus, I’ve compiled a list in order to know where you can buy rogaine foam, liquid and the oral kind and other different minoxidil brands.


Can I buy minoxidil over the counter without a prescription?

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Yes, both the liquid form and foam of topical minoxidil can be bought over the counter and, thus, do not need a prescription. Oral minoxidil on the other hand does require a prescription by a doctor or healthcare professional.

Topical minoxidil has been available for over the counter purchase and use since the ’90’s. Neither the 2% nor the 5% topical minoxidil solution requires a prescription.


Where can I buy minoxidil?

Topical minoxidil can be bought over the counter at:

  • Multiple street pharmacies
  • Multiple online web shops such as AliExpress and Amazon.

Oral minoxidil can be bought at a high grade street pharmacy, but you do need a prescription by a doctor. The general cost of minoxidil is quite low, however.


Can you buy topical minoxidil online?

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Yes, topical minoxidil is available for online purchase without a prescription.

Still, it is wise to consult with a healthcare professional before starting treatment with topical minoxidil liquid or foam.


Where can I buy topical minoxidil?

Since topical minoxidil is available for purchase over the counter, it is available from many high street pharmacies and online web shops.

Popular websites such as Amazon and AliExpress also often sell different minoxidil brands.


Where can I buy oral minoxidil?

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You can buy oral minoxidil at a street pharmacy, but only if you have a prescription written by a doctor or healthcare professional.


Where can I buy rogaine?

Since rogaine is a brand of minoxidil, rogaine is available for purchase at multiple street pharmacies and online web shops.

The same rules of buying minoxidil still apply to rogaine. Topical rogaine foam and liquid are available for purchase over the counter at a street pharmacy or online web shop, while you will need a prescription if you want to purchase oral minoxidil.


Where to buy minoxidil 10 percent?

Minoxidil 10 percent is more tricky in regard to the buying procedure.

In some places, it can be bought over the counter without any need for a prescription. However, in most places, it is required to have a prescription in order to buy it.

It should also be noted that it isn’t FDA approved for hair loss in both men and women.

It can also be bought at multiple web shops online such as a minoxbeard.com and minoxidilmax.com.


Where to buy minoxidil for beard growth?

Since minoxidil for beard growth is exactly the same product as the substance to combat hair loss, the places to buy minoxidil for beard growth remain exactly the same as you would normally buy them in respect to hair loss.

This means that it can be bought in multiple street pharmacies without a prescription, and at multiple online web shops such as Amazon and AliExpress.

Nevertheless, I should add that minoxidil isn’t FDA approved for usage anywhere else than the scalp, and this includes using it to grow facial hair.

Yet, multiple men report good results, myself included, without any significant side effects.


Where to buy Kirkland minoxidil?

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Since Kirkland is a generic brand of minoxidil, it can essentially be bought at the same places any general minoxidil product can be bought.

This means at online shops such as Amazon and Walmart, and also in various street pharmacies.


Word of advice

Remember that even though you can buy the topical minoxidil solution without a prescription in a pharmacy or simply online, there are still some possible, albeit rare side effects. Minoxidil beard shedding being one of them.

When in doubt, consult your healthcare professional whether it’s safe for personal use or not.