Hair loss

Patient : Hello, I have been using propecia and minoxil 15% for slight receding hair line for about 2 years. It works well and also helps to some degree with facial hair which has always been on the light side. It may sound vain but I have heard of oral minoxidil called Loniten. I read on a forum that 5mg is excellent for beard and hair growth, however their are side affects. I am concerned about taking it knowing my body does not need it. Are the side effects really that harmful by taking a small dose and will the long term affects be dangerous in reality. Hope you can help and look forwardto hearing Regards James
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