Finflow-5

Finflow-5

finasteride

Manufacturer:

West Coast

Distributor:

Macropharma Corp

Marketer:

Ambica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Finasteride
Indications/Uses
Management of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) to cause regression of the enlarged prostate & improve symptoms. Reduces the incidence of acute urinary retention & the need for surgery. Treatment of male pattern baldness (alopecia androgenetica).
Dosage/Direction for Use
BPH 5 mg daily for ≥6 mth. Male pattern baldness (alopecia androgenetica) 1 mg daily for ≥3 mth.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Do not donate blood until at least 6 mth after the final dose. May interfere w/ PSA laboratory test for cancer. Women who are pregnant or may get pregnant must not handle broken or crushed tab.
Adverse Reactions
Breast enlargement or tenderness, skin rash, sexual difficulties, small amount of semen released during sexual activity.
Drug Interactions
BP medications, male hormones (eg, testosterone), saw palmetto, soy isoflavone supplement.
ATC Classification
G04CB01 - finasteride ; Belongs to the class of testosterone-5-alpha reductase inhibitors. Used in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Finflow-5 FC tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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