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What "Fenpecia" safe for hair fall treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-Jan-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:please proceed with your query
User:i am taking medicine fenpecia
User:i want to know the sideeffect
User:as i check on Internet there are side effects of this medicine but opinion is different person to person
Doctor:why are you using this?
User:i am having hao problem
User:and doctor recommend it
Doctor:may I know your age?
User:i asked about the medicine but as per him no sode effect has been proven
User:i found these side effect on net Finpecia 1mg is generally well tolerated but it is always possible that you may experience side effects, which are usually mild such as, temporary impotence (whilst continuing on treatment) erectile dysfunction and low libido. Less common side effects include breast tenderness and enlargement (gynecomastia) and itchy skin rash.
Doctor:that is right
User:so should i stop
User:as it's only 4 days i am taking this
Doctor:you can stop its use
Doctor:it is better not to use it unless absolutely required
User:okay with this he also recommend tugain foam 5%
User:does it also have same side effect
Doctor:you can use the foam
Doctor:as it is topical use
Doctor:you will not take it by mouth
Doctor:u can use it
Doctor:no problem as such
User:also what can i use to prevent hair fall
User:as my hair line is increasing
Doctor:take diet rich in biotin
Doctor:like spinach
User:thanks for your help
Doctor:you can take multivitamin capsules as well like revital
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:would you like to end the chat now?
User:revital have any side effect
Doctor:it is multivitamin
User:okay thanks
User:now we can end the chat
User:thanks again
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