This medicine is an androgen hormone inhibitor used to treat male pattern hair loss IN MEN ONLY.
How to take Propecia :
Take as per the directions provided by your doctor for this medication. This medicine may be taken once daily on an empty stomach. Take each dose of Propecia with a full glass of water.
Side effects of Propecia :
A SIDE EFFECT that may occur while taking Propecia is a change in sexual function. If it persist or is bothersome consult your doctor. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience skin rash or swelling of lips. Contact your doctor if you notice any other side effect that is not listed above.
Women who are or who may become pregnant must not handle crushed or broken tablets of this medicine. If a woman who is pregnant comes in contact with crushed or broken tablets of this medicine, contact your doctor as soon as possible. It may take several months for this medicine to work. Do not stop taking this medicine without checking with your doctor. Stopping this medicine will result in a return within 12 months to the same amount of baldness as when you started. Keep all doctor and laboratory appointments while you are taking this medicine.
Inform your doctor about all the prescription or non-prescription medications that you are taking. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, or pregnancy. This medicine is not intended for use by women.
If you missed a dose then skip the missed dose and take your next regularly scheduled dose as directed. Do not take a double dose of this medication to cover up for the missed dose.
Seek the emergency medical attention immediately if an overdose is suspected.
Store Propecia at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications away from the reach of children.