Finasteride is a synthetic antiandrogen which acts by inhibiting type II 5-alpha reductase, the enzyme that converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT).
Finasteride is used to treat hair loss (male pattern).Also is used to treat prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Each film coated tablet contains:
Finasteride USP 1 mg
Colour: Titanium Dioxide B.P.
Take finasteride by mouth with a glass of water, with or without food. Avoid cutting, crushing or chewing this medicine.
Consult your doctor concerning proper dose for you.
The most common side effects are dizziness, unusual weakness, drowsiness, trouble sleeping, blurred vision, runny nose, or problems ejaculating.
Stop using Finasteride and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects: penis erection that is painful or lasts 4 hours or longer, severe dizziness or fainting.
A very serious allergic reaction rarely occurs.
In case you notice the effects not listed here, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Before taking finasteride tell your doctor or chemist if you are allergic to Finasteride or Dutasteride; or if youhave other allergies.
As this medicament can be absorbed by skin, women who are pregnant or may become pregnant should not manipulate this medicine.
Store your medicines at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture.
Do not store them in the bathroom.
Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.
|Common Brand||Generic Propecia|