Generic Finpecia belongs to the class of drug known as type II 5α-reductase inhibitor and is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia in men. This medicine is manufactured by various pharmaceutical companies such as Merck, etc. and is available under various tread names such as Proscar, Propecia, etc.
Active and Inactive ingredients of Finpecia:
Active ingredient: Finasteride
Inactive ingredients: sodium starch glycolate, microcrystalline cellulose, hydrous lactose, titanium dioxide, yellow iron oxide, hydroxylpropyl methylcellulose, pregelatinized starch, magnesium stearate, etc.
Storage condition of Finpecia:
Should be stored at room temperature that varies from 15-30 degree centigrade
Should be kept in such a place where children and pets should not reach.
Protect the medicine from light, heat and moisture.
Check the expiry date of the medicine before using it.
Mechanism of action:
This synthetic steroid reductase inhibitor is also used in the treatment of urinary problem that is caused by the enlargement of prostate gland. The medicine functions by the reduction in the amount of dihydrotestosterone (DHT), a hormone in the body. Due to its activity, prostate gland becomes smaller that helps in relieving from the urinary problem.
Generic Finpecia is used in the treatment process of benign prostatic hyperplasia and also treats male baldness problem.
Generic Finpecia might cause side effects in some patients such as:
Pain in testicles
Decreased sex drive
Inability to urinate
Increased hair growth
Lump in the breast
Allergic reactions such as rash/hives/problem in sleeping, etc.
This is not the complete list of side effects. In case the patient feels any other reactions in the body after using the medicine, then they should consult to the doctor.
Generic Finpecia might interact with some of the drugs and can change the result. Therefore, the patient should always keep a list of all drugs that you are using and share it with your doctor. The patient should never increase or decrease the dose of the medicine without consulting to the doctor.
Based on your physical condition and medicine tolerance power of the body, the dose for the medicine is decided. Therefore, the patient should always consult to the doctor for exact dose and duration of the medicine.
In case the patient misses the dose, then they should take it as soon as it is remembered. If it is time for the next dose then the missed dose should be skipped and the patient should use the medicine as per their planning.
In case of the overdose of the medicine, the patient should consult to the doctor.
Before taking Generic Finpecia, the patient should let their doctor know in case they are allergic to this medicine or any ingredients of the medicine.
The patient should always share their medical history with the doctor before starting treatment with this medicine.
In case the patient is using any prescribed medicine or non-prescribed medicine, then they should tell to the doctor about that prior starting treatment with the medicine.
Pregnant and nursing patient should use the medicine only if recommended by the doctor.
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