Propecia is a drug manufactured by Merck and it is used to treat hair loss problem but this drug as the potential to create a lot of side effects such as permanent sexual dysfunction. Merck also found out the biggest side effects of Proscar treatment. By reducing the dosage of finasteride to 1 mg, the researchers figure out a method to treat male baldness. After the completion of the first year, a large number of people who took this drug filled complaints against it. The Propecia and Proscar users also list the sexual side effects that were not revealed during the clinical trials.
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The major side effects of Propecia are erectile dysfunction, reduced libido and ejaculation disorder. Many people often reported that Propecia seriously affects the men’s sexual health. A research on Propecia users revealed that the side effects of Propecia on men are larger in the age group from 21 to 46. These side effects last for an average of 40 months even after the men stopped the treatment.
The decrease in sexual health is the most problem in young men. The various side effects of Propecia are found to stopped or improved after the Propecia treatment are stopped whereas some of the side effects still persist for several months or years even the treatment is discontinued. For few people, the sexual health never comes back to normal level.
The other common side effects or Propecia are allergic reactions such as rashes, hives, itching, swelling of face and lips, breast enlargement and tenderness, depression, poor level of semen, male infertility etc. Till now, the links between Propecia and side effects on sexual health are not identified. Finasteride is the active ingredient in Propecia that curbs the DHT level of your body which is an androgen hormone that plays a key role in sexual development and sexuality.
Both Propecia and Proscar belongs to a drug class known as 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors which are helpful in treating DHT, a potential hormone your body forms from testosterone. This treatment causes DHT-induced level such as androgenic alopecia- male pattern baldness, prostate cancer and enlarged prostate.
When taking Propecia treatment, finasteride, an active ingredient in this drug creates a sudden decline in DHT level to struggle male pattern baldness. The DHT concentration reduces by 65 % within a day of consuming Propecia. Several million men suffer from the hair loss problem because of Propecia drug. It takes nearly three months to experience the full effects of Propecia.
Though the manufacturers claim that the sexual health can be restored once you discontinue the treatment, still now it is not yet proved. The Food and Drug Administration revised the safety label of Propecia accordingly. FDA stated that erectile dysfunction problem may continue for some men even after the drug is discontinued. You must make sure to consult your physician before taking this drug.