Hypersensitivity to finasteride pregnancy or women of child-bearing potential.Pregnancy/Lactation: Physical handling of Tabletlet by those who are or may become pregnant may produce abnormalities of external genitalia of male fetus. Children: Not indicated for use in children. Elderly: No age-related precautions noted.
Proscar: Reduces risk of acute urinary retention need for surgery in
symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) alone or in combination with
doxazosin (Cardura). Propecia: Treatment of male pattern hair loss. OFFLABEL:
Treatment of female hirsutism.
Rare (4%?2%): Gynecomastia sexual dysfunction (impotence decreased
libido decreased volume of ejaculate).
Adverse effects/toxic reactions
Hypersensitivity reaction circumoral swelling testicular pain occur rarely.
Hepatic impairment urinary outflow
obstruction urinary retention. Women who are attempting to conceive should
avoid exposure to crushed or broken Tabletlets.