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Propecia is a synthetic compound taken to treat androgenetic alopecia only in male patients. It works by blocking the conversion of testosterone to DHT (which is responsible for developing this medical condition) and reducing its scalp and blood concentrations.
Propecia is a tablet that contains an active ingredient called finasteride; it is used to inhibit steroids in the body. Propecia tablets are film coated and are used for oral administration, each of the table contain 1 mg of the active ingredient; and contain other active ingredients as well: lactose monohydrated, cellulose, starch, pregelatinized and microcrystalline among many others.
It is used by men who have a pattern of hair loss usually on the vertex and in the interior mild scalp. This is a condition in which men have a thinning or hair loss on their scalp. The dosage of the drug should be taken as per prescribed by your doctor.
You should avoid taking the medication in large amounts or extended the period that you are to take Propecia. The dose is taken with a full glass of water and it can also be taken with or without food. However, you should take the medication at the same time that you took it last; this is meant to prevent overdose or misusing it.
The medication is taken for three months or more, it depends on the period that you will start experiencing its effects. If you want to be sure that the medication is working, you can have your blood checked regularly.
It is also wise before you decide to take the dose that you pay your doctor a visit; you will get clear guidelines on how you should take it. If you are allergic or you have any chronic disease, it is better to talk to your doctor. This is because the active ingredients in propecia can cause severe side effects to persons that have allergies.
You can also explain briefly your medical history to the doctor, especially if you have ever suffered from liver disease, prostate, urinary infections, cancer and any infections. You should not leave anything to chance if you want to get effective results with Propecia.
If the medication is not used in the right way it can lead to many side effects. It has been reported that some men who have used the medication have been treated with erectile dysfunction. These complications can be brought by a hormone that plays a vital role in erectile functions in your body.
In other cases men have also complained of loss of libido; this problem can continue long after you have stopped taking the drug. In general, loss of libido means that your sex drive is lower. You feelings towards sex become reserved and you suddenly do not want to have sex.
Loss of libido can have severe consequences in your relationship; it is possible that it might cause end of your relationship and it can lead to an emotional toll on you. There are also other less severe side effects that come with taking Propecia these are: headache, runny nose, swelling of hands, weakness, skin rash, difficulties in having an orgasm and breasts tenderness.
If you notice that you have the above symptoms, you should not hesitate to see your doctor for medical examination. A doctor stands in a better position to treat you and guide you on how you ought to go about the side effects.
The drug should not be taken by any person that is pregnant or is planning to have a baby; this is because if it is exposed to any developing infant, it can lead to abnormalities to the infant. If you purchase the drug and find that it is broken or exposed, then you should have it replaced. In this form it can affect after people that do not intend to use it.
It is also good that you seek proper usage of the drug form your doctor, you will get the right procedure on how to use it and when to stop using it. If you notice that you have missed a dose, you should take it immediately.
The drug should not be taken with women at all; especially pregnant ones. However, if you get in contact with it, you can wash it with soap and water.
The medication should be stored in a room that is away from moisture, heat and light. It is good if you keep it at room temperatures always and keep the bottle closed all the times.