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I am taking finasteride for hairloss and my doctor put me on 5mg, is that okay?

I use to take propecia which I believe was 1mg, but stopped due to the cost. Now I am taking finasteride and was prescribed 5mg. I'm not sure if the dosage should be that high. Does anyone know ...

Posted 11 Sep 2009 2 answers

Finasteride - They switched my to the white pill from the blue pill and the white is not working?

... anyone have similar problem ? Mine is for prostate

Posted 16 Dec 2015 0 answers

Take hot bath or shower after taking finasteride?

Is it alright to take finasteride before taking hot bath or shower? I'm not sure if I have heard of that since its not good that pills get moisturized, but what if inside the body? I'd ...

Posted 5 Dec 2015 0 answers

Was it alright that I left my finasteride pills in bathroom?

because I forgot to keep them away from bathroom and took a shower anyway for like 20 mins? I've read somewhere that its not advised to put the finasteride pills in bathroom. What if I did, ...

Posted 28 Nov 2015 1 answer

Hello my question is regarding the importance keeping pills inside their container?

I came home to find My perscription(finasteride) got spilled somehow. So the pills were left laying on my bedroom floor in room temperature. Could this have affected the pills in any way? They were ...

Posted 10 Sep 2015 1 answer

I just started taking 5 mg of finasteride for BPH, I have read horror stories out there, with?

Everything from depression to something called fog brain, ED and now there saying that these side effects might be permanent even after stopping taking the drug, does anyone have any advice for me ...

Posted 8 Aug 2015 1 answer

Is my Finasteride still good?

I take Proscar that I cut into 1/4ths and take 1 per day. I left the cap for the container off for about a day in a room with the light on and fan blowing. Are the pills still good and effective?

Posted 23 Jul 2015 0 answers

Taking Avodart 10 years now pharmacy wants me to take Finasteride?

I have been on Avodart for 10 years, I am 85 years old and happy with this drug and results. Why would a mail in pharmacy want to change me to something I don't want to take, just because of ...

Posted 7 Mar 2015 1 answer

Safer finasteride substitute?

I am thinking start taking finasteride as am 34 years old and start to have bald patches, but am scared about the side effects like impotence and decrease of sexual drive. Is there any medicine for ...

Posted 20 Jan 2015 2 answers

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