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2012 – Doctor Explains Link Between Finasteride (Proscar, Propecia) and Sexual Side-Effects

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In early 2012, before the Propecia and Proscar Warning Labels were changed to include more information about sexaul side effects, a study published by Venkataram Mysore in Indian Dermatology Online Journal titled “Finasteride and sexual side effects” aimed to further clarify the relationship between finasteride (the active chemical in the the two aforementioned drugs) and… Continue Reading

2007 – High Rates of Sexual Side-Effects with Proscar, Propecia

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A 2007 article by N. Mondaini et al. titled “Finasteride 5 mg and sexual side effects: how many of these are related to a nocebo phenomenon?” published in Journal of Sexual Medicine provides important insight into the connection between finasteride (the active chemical in the hair loss drug Propecia and the benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)… Continue Reading

2003 – Propecia, Proscar linked to long-term sexual side-effects

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In 2003, an article published in International Journal of Impotence Research by D.J. Carbone Jr. et al. titled “Medical therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia: sexual dysfunction and impact on quality of life.” aimed to clarify the link between use of finasteride, the active ingredient in hair loss drug Propecia and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) drug… Continue Reading