What is Finasteride?

Finasteride is a antagonist of alpha 2 receptors of testosterone which is mainly used in male pattern baldness in the dose of 1 mg per day.It can also be used to treat enlargement of the prostate.

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Sir i was using finasteride 1mg from last seven months to control hair loss, recovered reasonable hair and stopped further hair fall, But i'm...

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Reversible usually---

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Finasteride acts by preventing conversion of testosterone to its active...

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what are the overall dangers of taking finasteride 1mg per day for male pattern baldness...

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Thanks for your query.

Finastride 1mg taken once daily for three months is a best remedy male pattern of baldness.

This acts by reducing the...

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Hi. From past 6 months i am using finasteride and minoxidil solution. I stopped using them. Then suddenly I noticed there was a drastic hair fall...

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Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

It is understandable to be concerned the side effects of any medication.
These effects may or may not occur....

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