Finasteride, also called by the brand names propecia or proscar, is a medication that is used for male pattern hair loss (androgenic alopecia), and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Ask your doctor or health care provider for the full information about Finasteride, and ask them all of your questions and concerns.
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