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i am experiencing erectile dysfuntion and i think its finestride. i have read about severe side effects of quitting any dr's thoughts or experiences?

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Try stopping it ...: If finasteride is suspected to the precipitating factor according to your observing the sequence of events, just stop its use for 3-6 weeks and see since using finasteride to shrink the prostate for urine flow improvement is not urgent; in fact, taking alpha-blocker will ease poor flow faster. So, report what you observed to your prescribing doc for adjusting the way caring for voiding concern.

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