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Product Name: Rogaine, Mens 5 Percent Topical Aerosol Foam
Form: aerosol
Product Category: Personal care » hair styling/sculpting » Hair Care
Customer Service: 800-526-3967
Date Verified: 2009-11-04
Date Entered: 2009-11-04
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Johnson & Johnson
Address: 1 Johnson & Johnson Plaza
City: New Brunswick
State: NJ
Zip Code: 8933
Telephone Number: 732-524-0400
Toll Free Number: 888-638-5242
Date Info Verified: 2014-05-06
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the MSDS. (What is an MSDS?) (Complete MSDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: For external use only. For use by men only. Extremely Flammable: Avoid fire, flame, or smoking during and immediately following application. Do not use if you are a woman; your amount of hair loss is different than that shown in the inside of this label of your hair loss is on the front of the scalp. 5% Minoxidil topical foam is not intended for frontal baldness or receding hairline; you have no family history of hair loss; your hair loss is sudden and/or patchy; you do not know the reason for your hair loss; you are under 18 years of age. Do not use on babies and children; your scalp is red, inflamed, infected, irritated, or painful; you use other medicines on the scalp. Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease. When using this product do not apply to other parts of the body; avoid contact with the eyes. In case of accidental contact, rinse eyes with large amounts of cool tap water; some people have experienced changes in hair color and/or texture; it takes time to regrow hair. Results may occur at 2 months with twice a day usage. For some men, you may need to use this product for at least 4 months before you see results; the amount of hair regrowth is different for each person. This product will not work for all men. Stop use and ask a doctor if chest pain, rapid heartbeat, faintness, or dizziness occurs; sudden, unexplained weight gain occurs; your hands or feet swell; scalp irritation or redness occurs; unwanted facial hair growth occurs; you do not see hair regrowth in 4 months. May be harmful if used when pregnant or breast-feeding. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Contents under pressure. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Do not expose to heat or store at temperatures above 120 degrees F (49 degrees C).
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:HAZARDS IDENTIFICATIONEmergency overview: Flammable. This product is dispensed via a mechanism that is considered highly flammable and may be irritating. This material is a controlled product under WHMIS.Properties affecting health: May be harmful if swallowed. May irritate the eyes, skin, mucous membranes and respiratory system.Principle routes of exposure:Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation.Skin contact: May cause skin irritation.Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed.Inhalation: May cause irritation to the upper respiratory tract.Signs and symptoms: IrritantMedical conditions aggravated by exposure: None known.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:No information provided
Carcinogenicity: Not expected to be carcinogenic.
First Aid: Eye contact: In the case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water for 15 minutes and seek medical attention.Skin contact: In the case of skin irritation or allergic reactions see a physician.Ingestion: If ingested, seek medical attention immediately and show the label.Inhalation: Move to fresh air immediately. If experiencing difficulty breathing, seek medical attention.Protection of first-aiders: Wear suitable gloves and eye/face protection.
Health Rating: N
Flammability Rating: N
Reactivity Rating: N
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Verified Date: 2009-11-04
MSDS Date: 2007-10-01
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Keep container tightly closed and away from sources of ignition -No smoking. Vapours may form explosive mixtures with air.  Use only in well-ventilated areas. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.Store per labeled instructions. Keep away from heat and sources of ignition and strong oxidizing agents. Avoid contact with strong acids and bases.
Disposal: Waste disposal must be in accordance with appropriate US, Federal, State and International regulations. This product, if unaltered by use, may be disposed of by treatment at a permitted facility or as advised by your local hazardous waste regulatory authority.
Ingredients from MSDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
Fragrance(s)/perfume(s)000000-00-1
Lactic acid000050-21-5
Glycerin000056-81-51.0-5.0
Ethanol/SD Alcohol 40000064-17-5>50
Propane000074-98-6
Isobutane000075-28-5
Citric acid000077-92-9
Butane000106-97-8
Stearyl alcohol000112-92-5
2,6-Di-t-butyl-p-cresol (BHT)000128-37-0
Water007732-18-5
PEG-60 (Polysorbate 60)009005-67-8
Minoxidil016317-69-45
Cetyl alcohol036653-82-4
Petroleum gases, liquefied, sweetened068476-86-81.0-5.0
(Complete MSDS for this product)
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