How Much Does Propecia Cost.
Propecia (brand name of finasteride) is produced and marketed by the Merck company; it's used for the treatment of male pattern baldness. This drug was approved by the American Food and Drug Association in 1997. Propecia needs to be taken for at least 3 months before any consistent results can be seen. If you don't notice any visible improvement within 12 months, the drug in unlikely to work for you so you should talk to your doctor about an alternative. If you are already taking some medicine make sure you mention this fact to your doctor to prevent drug interaction when you start taking Propecia.
Every tablet of Propecia contains 1 mg of finasteride. Propecia should be taken according to your doctor's prescription - taking a larger dose to make up for a skipped one will not be efficient. This medicine should be taken with a full glass of water with or without food. The drug is only effective if taken for a long period of time - which means that once you achieve certain results and discontinue the use of Propecia, all you will lose all the re-grown hair within 1 year. Although the overdose of Propecia is not likely to cause any life-threatening symptoms you need to contact your doctor if you think you have taken too much of it.