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Propecia 60 Year Old

Propecia 60 Year Old

Is there any special consideration or precaution needed to start medication ( Rogaine or Propecia etc.), if the patient is above 60 years old? All men over 50 years old should obtain a PSA (prostate specific antigen) test prior to starting Propecia, since it may lower the blood level in those who may be harboring an early cancer (delaying the diagnosis). Other than this one observation, the risks of side effects are the same for older men …

Generic Propecia From India

Generic Propecia From India

Dr. Rassman, generic finasteride is available in india manufactured by Cipla and other pharma companies. the name written in them are Finasteride tablets USP 1mg (eg: finpecia from cipla). A search in internet for USP returns “the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) is an official public standards–setting authority for all prescription and over–the–counter medicines and other health care products manufactured or sold in the United States.” …

Propecia Pregnancy Risk

Propecia Pregnancy Risk

Hi Dr Rassman, This question concerns Propecia and pregnancy -although I don’t believe this specific issue has been raised before on your site. In the UK, the British National Formulary is a publication which provides UK healthcare professionals with authoritative and practical information on the selection and clinical use of medicines. General Practitioners routinely refer to the BNF for advice on prescribing, contraindications etc. Re …

Propecia Fog

Propecia Fog

William McKee suffered from male-pattern baldness when he ordered a generic version of Propecia in 2008 from India. He took the drug, which also contained the most active ingredient for Propecia called finasteride, for over nine months. The impact on his baldness was minimal, but McKee suffered from radical side effects. McKee said that the changes, which began with new breasts forming on his previously gym-sculpted body, continued with …

Propecia Libido Back

Propecia Libido Back

The bald community is doing cartwheels over the latest baldness cure in a string of other purported bald cures that have been introduced during the last 10-15 years. This newest innovation comes in pill form and is a prescription drug called Propecia. Propecia, whose generic name is finasteride, helps hair grow back by blocking the conversion of testosterone into dihyrdo-testosterone, commonly referred to as DHT. DHT prevents hair from …