Generic Propecia is a medicine which belongs to the group of medicines called 5-alpha reductase inhibitors. 5-alpha reductase inhibitors help you to block the body's production of a male hormone causes the prostate to increase. You can use Generic Propecia with other medicines to treat prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
Women can't take Generic Propecia. It is only for men.
Generic name of Generic Propecia is Finasteride.
Brand names of Generic Propecia are Proscar, Propecia.
Propecia is available in:
- 1mg Min Dosage
Generic Propecia is available in tablets which should be taken orally.
It would be better to take Generic Propecia every day at the same time.
Generic Propecia should be taken one time a day, with or without food.
If you use Generic Propecia to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH):
For adults 5 mg a day.
If you use Generic Propecia to treat hair loss:
For adults 1 mg a day.
Keep Generic Propecia away from children.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Propecia and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children in a container that small children cannot open.