Propecia is curable in different types of male pattern baldness. Propecia increases hair growth. Propecia improves hair re-growth, and slows down hair loss.
However, your doctor may also prescribe Propecia for other conditions if found appropriate.
How to use Propecia
The ideal way to use Propecia is to follow the instructions of your doctor. An alternative way is to check the medicine label for dosage instructions.
Propecia should/may be taken with or without a meal to avoid stomach problems.
Propecia should be taken with a full glass of water.
Propecia should be swallowed whole taking care that you do not crush or chew it before swallowing it.
Preferably, Propecia should be taken at the same time each day to help maintain a regular routine for taking it.
You must not stop taking Propecia without consulting your doctor even if you attain relief after a short while post starting treatment.
It is important that you maintain a strict schedule for taking Propecia to ensure that you do not miss any doses. But if you do, then you may take it as soon as you remember provided that you space out the next dosage accordingly.
On the other hand, if it is almost time for the next dose, then omit this dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule.
Never consume two doses to compensate for a missed dosage.
Store Propecia between 59 to 77 degrees F (15 and 25 Degrees), at room temperature. Ensure that you protect it from direct exposure to heat/moisture/light and from the reach of children and pets.
Avoid storing Propecia in the bathroom.
A Propecia overdose may have certain adverse symptoms like, which may require immediate medical attention. So please contact your doctor immediately if you suspect that the patient has overdosed on Propecia.
Although there are no reported cases of a Propecia overdose, you must contact your doctor immediately if you suspect an overdose
Consult your doctor before using Propecia if you have conditions like, if you have any kind of allergies to food items, medicines or other substances, if you are using some kind of herbal preparation, dietary supplement, prescription or non prescription drug.
Propecia should never be taken by a woman or a child.
Propecia can be absorbed through the skin, and women or children should not be permitted to handle Propecia tablets.
Do not use Propecia if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in it (read medicine label if unsure).
At the same time, long term usage has been known to lead to a second infection. Inform your doctor promptly if this occurs because your medication may be changed to treat it.
Propecia can interact with certain medicines. So, you must inform your doctor if you are taking it.