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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Propecia oral.

Overall User Ratings

35 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

1-5 of 33 Next»
Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
1/25/2016 9:00:28 PM

Reviewer: Formeruser, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Effective for stopping my hair loss with some regrowth. Took for almost 20 years. Noticed some diminished sexual drive after a few years but not enough to be a problem. Plus I was getting older and thought that could be a factor. Then one day I was mortified to find I could not maintain an erection or orgasm during intercourse with an exciting and much younger girlfriend. I stopped taking the drug ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
11/8/2015 5:16:07 PM

Reviewer: SS, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Taking it for three months now Hair Loss stopped about 90%. Yes there are some side effects. Morning wood is story of the past. But can get erections not as quick as before but can get easily. Ma y be little loss of libido. One thing I noticed is amount of ejaculation has gone down rapidly. My doctor said it will be back to normal If I leave it for 3 months. Fingers Crossed for that. Hopefully ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
1/20/2015 7:07:58 PM

Reviewer: 19-24

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I notice the ED and many fluctuations of Sexual drive with Propecia bs. generic. In the regards, I was wondering I can take this before bed to feel "functional" during the day.

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
11/4/2014 10:52:35 PM

Reviewer: Bob, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
The reviews posted within this consumer reporting are bogus. If you look closely at the name, age, GENDER of the patients posting, you will see that they are all Female... That being an obvious contraindication due to the drug being only safe for men. BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU READ, THE PEOPLE WITH $$$ DO A LOT FROM THEIR INTERESTS!... I have not begun the regimen of Propecia because I am still skeptica ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
6/5/2013 7:24:58 PM

Reviewer: Johnny, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I'm a 35yo healthy athletic Asian male, I've had NO side effects. I've been on it for 3.5 years, it seemed take about 6 months to notice any difference. I don't think I've gained much new hair, but its certainly stopped the losses. Generic is now available for about $180/100pills through Costco. I've witnessed absolutely NO LOSS of sexual appetite or libido. I ... Show Full Comment

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