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Medicine For Propecia Allergy
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Is it ok for me to take an anti allergy pill when I have heart failure and am on advair, buproprion, topamax, restarts, xanax, (alprazolam) klonopin and propecia?
23 yr-old, since puberty had facial "bloating" and other symptoms suggestive of thyroid or cortisol issues, but hasn't found effective treatment....?
Subclinical Hypothyroididsm: In a difficult case like yours I take into consideration ratio of T4 to TSH. If the ratio is less than 2.5 I have found out that patients have hypothyroidism. I would take small dose of synthyroid like 0.25mg for a month and recheck T4and TSH then decide whether to continue or add some more. This will depend on how you tolerate it and what's your T4 and TSH. Obviously you have compound problem in situation like this hypothyroidism needs to be corrected first. Let me know how you do. ...Read more
If infertility happens with propecia, (finasteride) is it reversible after dis-continual of the drug?
What kind of treatment is propecia (finasteride)? Or is it a name of medicine? Please kindly tell me detail information about propecia (finasteride).
Finasteride: This blocks conversion of testosterone to the molecule that allows male pattern baldness. It's a standard treatment if this is what you want. Link http://www. Drugs. Com/propecia. Html it's your decision; 95% of good looks for a man is physical fitness rather than where he does and does not have hair. ...Read more
If I stop using propecia (finasteride) due to side effects will the side effects continue still or it will stop when I stop using the medicine.?
Effects will stop.: The most common side effects of Finasteride (propecia) are depression, decreased libido, decreased ejaculate volume, and breast size increase. These side effects are reversible, and will disappear after you stop the medication. The half-life of the drug is 6 hours, so the medication will wash out in 1-2 days. For more information: http://www.Fda.Gov/safety/medwatch/safetyinformation/ucm208701.Htm. ...Read more
Can the drug propecia (finasteride) be used with 5grams of L Arginine without any interaction with one another or side effects?
YES: There is no interaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
Finasteride 1 mg: At higher doses (used for bph), increased risk of high grade prostate cancer & male breast cancer have been suggested, but unvalidated. Erectile dysfunction, decreased libido, ejaculatory dysfunction, gynecomastia, testicular pain & even depression are possible, but rare. It should be avoided in liver disease. Exposure to pregnant females can cause damage to the fetus. ...Read more
Explanation: There are no relations between them. Answer is NO. ...Read more
Rogaine (minoxidil) & propecia are how much effective drugs. Can this treatment recover the whole loss & how much it takes to show some result. I m using frm 2mnth?
6 months: You must be on both of these medications for 6 months before you see results. If you stop using them all the benefits will be lost. ...Read more
How to recover hard erections after quitting propecia (finasteride). Should I use Cialis or is there a drug therapy available?
See your doctor.:
There are reports that propecia (finasteride) can, in some cases, cause erectile dysfunction (ED). However, there are many other causes of ED, and sorting them out online is really not possible.
Cialis, like other medications, is a drug. It may or may not help you.
Please see your doctor soon, so you can get a good examination and such tests as are needed to help find you answers. ...Read more
When propecia's prescribed for genetic hairloss in postmenopausal women, how effective is it, what are the possible side effects and drug interactions?
Can the ingredient urea in a facial scrub interact with the drug propecia (finasteride) used for hair loss? I read to ask about interaction when using urea? Thanks
If you ingest it: Not if you put it on your skin!! ...Read more
Propecia (finasteride) safe drug: Propecia (finasteride) is approved by the fda for male pattern hairless treatment and is generally considered a safe drug. Like any drug, it does have side effects. The most common reported side effects of Finasteride are loss of sex drive and the inability to achieve or maintain an erection. The incidence of these problems however is very small. For men taking Finasteride for five years, the difference between. ...Read more
I think there's: Athere's a harmful effect of asking that question so nonchalantly: it assumes and therefore conveys that taking recreational drugs is nothing to worry about. This is, or should be a health- positive, proactive site. Taking ecstasy isn't really consistent with caring about your health or society's health independent of Propecia (finasteride) use. Get in to see a psychologist. ...Read more
Maybe (not). . .: Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/propecia. Html. Impotency is a known potential side effect of Propecia (finasteride). But just b/c it's a potential side effect doesn't mean that you'll suffer from it. Only you can decide if desired benefit is worth potential side effect. ...Read more
Several: Propecia (finasteride) seems to be a safe for most men concerned with hair loss. A small small percentage of men experience sexual dysfunction (erectile or decreased libido) and men with gynecomastia may see an increase in breast size. Propecia (finasteride) may increase the risk of high grade prostate cancer. Most concerning is a recent canadian study that showed a small increase in male breast cancer with propecia (finasteride). ...Read more
No only temporary!:
Any form of testosterone causes a negative feedback signal to the brain to stop producing FSH & LH which lead to Testosterone and Sperm production.
When you stop taking the meds your body starts making the FSH & LH again which will lead to normal sperm again. However, it takes 3 months from stopping the med until your sperm will come back to normal levels. ...Read more