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Fintross 1mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Fintross 1mg Tablet is used to treat hair loss in men. It is used to increase hair growth and prevent further hair loss with male pattern baldness (gradual thinning of hair with receding hairline or thinning on the top of the head).

Fintross 1mg Tablet is to be taken by mouth with or without food. The dose and duration of the medicine should be taken as per prescription. An overdose of it may cause harm to your health. It is better to take the medicine at the same time each day and it must be swallowed as a whole. It may take some time for the medicine to act upon the symptoms, so it is important to take the medicine regularly. The course of the treatment should be completed for better efficacy of the medicine.

This medicine is usually well tolerated. However, it may cause some mild sexual side effects such as low sexual drive, trouble getting and maintaining an erection, decrease sperm count, etc. Some people may also experience allergic reactions such as itching, rashes, and swelling of the lips or face. If you experience any of these side effects, consult your doctor without delay.

Before starting the treatment, it is important to tell your doctor if you are taking any medication for any health condition. It is usually not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women, unless prescribed by the doctor.

Uses of Fintross Tablet

Side effects of Fintross Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Fintross

  • Ejaculation disorder
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Sexual dysfunction

How to cope with side effects?

The occurrence of side effects varies from person to person. The following are a few ways of dealing with some of the common side effects. However, consult your doctor if these persist.

  • Coping with Ejaculation disorder and Erectile dysfunction
    Speak to your doctor as they may be able to change your medicine or offer other treatments that might help with the problem. Making healthy lifestyle changes and eating a healthy balanced diet can help. Lose weight if you are overweight. Exercise daily and try to reduce stress and anxiety. Avoid the use of alcohol, cigarettes or recreational drugs such as marijuana which can also affect sexual function. Counselling or psychotherapy can also be helpful.

How to use Fintross Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Fintross 1mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Fintross Tablet works

Fintross 1mg Tablet is a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor. It blocks the body's production of a male hormone in the scalp that stops hair growth, thereby reversing the balding process and preventing further hair loss.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Fintross 1mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
UNSAFE
Fintross 1mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Fintross 1mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Fintross 1mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Fintross 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Fintross 1mg Tablet is recommended.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Fintross 1mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, Fintross 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in these patients.

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Quick Tips

  • Fintross 1mg Tablet is used to increase hair growth and prevent further hair loss in men with male pattern baldness (gradual thinning of hair with receding hairline or thinning on the top of the head).
  • It can take 3 months or longer to see full benefits.
  • Pregnant women, women of childbearing age, or those trying to conceive must not even touch crushed or broken capsules.
  • It is usually well tolerated. However, it may produce some mild sexual side effects such as low sexual drive.
  • If you discontinue the medicine, you may lose the hair you grew while on it.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Androgen Derivative
Habit Forming
No

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Fintross with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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Dear Sir Am taking finax 1mg tablet for last 4 years. 1 tablet a day for my hair loss problem and it has shown good positive effects can i change its intake to 1 tablet every second day ? can you suggest a substitute to it ? Just to be economical ?
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
I think u sud stop the medicine now continue minoxidil
I have hair loss problems from last 3 year Can you please help me And i recently consult with a doctor. She give me a prescription. Here that is So my question is can i use that or another. Help me please
Dr. Ila Jain Khandelwal
Pathology
Dear PATIENT from 1mg. Please consult a Dermatologist for the treatment of hair loss.
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FAQs

Q. Does Fintross increase hair count and thickness of hair?

Yes, Fintross increases hair count, thickness of hair, and length of hair. In totality, this medicine enhances the appearance of the scalp after treatment.

Q. How long does it take for Fintross to stop hair loss?

Generally, taking this medicine once every day for three to six months proves effective. However, continue taking Fintross if advised by your doctor.

Q. If I increase the dose of Fintross, will it give me quick and better results?

No, increasing the dose of Fintross does not make any difference. The dose and duration of Fintross should be followed strictly as per your doctor’s advice.

Q. Can the use of Fintross affect my sex life?

Using Fintross may very rarely cause decreased sexual desire, inability to develop or maintain erection and decreased amount of semen production. Consult your doctor if you develop these symptoms, as these may affect your sexual life.

Q. Are the side effects of Fintross permanent?

No, the side effects usually disappear once you stop taking Fintross. Also, these side effects disappear if you keep taking Fintross for a long time. Consult your doctor if the side effects worry you.

Q. For how long do I need to keep taking Fintross?

You have to use Fintross continuously to sustain its benefits. If treatment is stopped, the beneficial effects begin to reverse within 6 months of stopping it. Further, within 9 to 12 months of stopping Fintross, hair loss increases and becomes the same as it was before starting the treatment.

Q. Can women take Fintross?

No, Fintross is strictly prohibited for women and should be taken only by men.

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