This medication is a 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor, prescribed for an enlarged prostate treatment. It blocks the production of a natural substance that enlarges the prostate and reduces the need for surgery.
Contraindicated in patients with severe liver impairment; pregnant women, children, adolescent.
Adult: PO- 500 mcg daily (treatment for 6 month may be required before benefit is obtained).
It comes as a capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
• Tell your doctor if you have or have ever had liver disease or prostate cancer.
• This drug only for men.
• Touching the contents of the capsules by pregnant female may harm to the fetus. Avoid touching the medication directly, if it does so wash properly.
Impotence, decreased libido, ejaculation disorders, breast tenderness, and enlargement.
♦• Heart:Heart Failure.
Monitor patients with large residual urine volume.
Oral: Store at 25°C.Store it in airtight container.
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