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Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
6/3/2009 2:21:40 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have not used this drug yet but have been given a prescription by my Dermatologist. I am a 45 year old female and am concerned because it says for males only. Should I start using this or not? Is there a way to get approval from the drug company?

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
4/21/2009 1:04:26 PM

Reviewer: curious, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
what are the side effects from this medication and how much time should there be for the drug to be out of my system before trying to conceive

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
4/1/2009 7:53:25 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
40 yo and I've been on it for exactly a year. Very difficult to tell if I have re-grown hair, but it seems quite clear that the thinning has stopped. It is expensive, but worth the cost to avoid going bald. No noticeable decrease in sex drive here.

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
3/30/2009 7:50:35 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
did not notice and hair loss improvement but had bad impact on sex drive, erection and semen.

Condition: Male Pattern Baldness
2/3/2009 12:47:13 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a 31 year old male that has been taking this medication for the past three years. Once my hair started thinning when I was 28 years old, I started Propecia. I have had great results with the medication. Another great thing about it is I work out alot and use supplements. It blocks DHT and keeps the prostate from enlargeing. The only down side to the medication is that it is very expensive an ... Show Full Comment

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