Finpecia, generic Finasteride is effective for a male pattern baldness in crown or in the middle of the head. This shows its affect by lowering the DHT. With less of DHT increases the hair growth and slows down the speed of hair loss. It restores the hair that has been lost from so long. It blocks the conversation of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone by prohibiting 5-alpha reductase inhibitor.
Conditions for which Finpecia is been used: Finpecia is effective for male pattern baldness. People who generally loss hair due to an excess of dihydrotestosterone should use Finpecia.
Dosage information: a) Dose recommendation: You should have Finpecia 1 mg single tablet for androgenetic alopecia in adults once daily. You can take it along with food or without food. Continue taking Finpecia for as long your doctor says. It may be for 3 months or more that. There is the growth of new hair and no hair loss. Continue its usage to get good benefits.
b) Missed dose: If you skip your dose intake then take it when you remember or start from the very next day.
c) Overdose: Prohibit excess of a dose of Finpecia as it causes side effects.
Warnings and precautions of Finpecia: In sudden allergic reactions stop the intake of Finpecia. Share with your doctor, if you are having urinary problems, liver disorder, prostate cancer. There are the possibility of dizziness with Finpecia so avoid indulging in vigorous tasks. Finasteride may lessen up the sexual drive. Finpecia may cause risk of birth defects and prostate cancer. If Finpecia is stopped in between then affects of Finpecia gets reversed and hair loss will again occur after 12 months. Do not donate blood when you are on Finpecia treatment. Cease its usage if you are having a bladder infection, prostate cancer or severe trouble urinating.
Side effects: Some possible aftereffects which should be shared with your doctor are
- Temporary impotency
- Low libido
- Erectile dysfunction
- Skin rashes
Drug interactions: Various possible drug interactions that prohibit the mechanism of action of Finpecia are Tadalafil, Clopidogrel, Aspirin, Levothyroxine, Rosuvastatin, Acetaminophen etc.