Finax 1mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

Finax 1mg Strip Of 30 Tablets

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30 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Finasteride(1.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
DRUGS FOR BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA

Medical Description

Finax tablet is used only in men in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (a condition in men where the prostate gland is enlarged, making it difficult to pass urine) and for the treatment of ...
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uses

Uses of Finax 1 MG

  • Finax tablet is used in men to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (a common condition in older men where the prostate gland is enlarged, making it difficult to pass urine).
  • It can also be used in treating male pattern hair loss (hair loss typically occurring on the top and front of the head).
contraindications

Contraindications of Finax 1 MG

  • If you are allergic to Finasteride or any other ingredients of the Finax tablet.
  • If you are already taking a similar medicine to treat an enlarged prostate gland like dutasteride.
  • If you are less than 18 years of age.
  • If you are a woman.
sideEffects

Side effects of Finax 1 MG

  • Reduced sex drive.
  • Unable to get an erection.
  • Sexual problems (abnormal ejaculation).
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Finax 1 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Finax tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Finax tablet is meant for use only in men and should not be taken by women. If your partner is pregnant or thinks she may be pregnant, you must use protection while having sexual intercourse.
  • Men who are planning to have a baby must first consult a doctor, as this medicine may affect male fertility.
  • Please reach out to your doctor for further information.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Finax tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Finax tablet is meant for use only in men and should not be taken by women.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Finax tablet?
A:
It is not expected that the Finax tablet would affect your ability to drive and use machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Finax tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and Finax tablet. It is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are planning to have a child.
  • You notice any changes in your breast (like pain, lumps, nipple discharge, etc).
  • You are due to have a blood test, as the Finax tablet may alter the results. Inform the doctor or staff person that you are taking this medicine.
  • You notice any changes in your mood like depression, feeling low, suicidal thoughts, etc. Discontinue taking this medicine and contact your doctor immediately.
  • Finax tablet must not be used by women, children or adolescents (below 18 years).
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Finax 1 MG

How Does It Work?

Finax tablet blocks the action of an enzyme (5-alpha-reductase) that converts testosterone to another hormone (DHT) which is responsible for hair loss and enlarged prostate in men. Thus, blocking the ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Finax 1 MG

  • Finax tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, with or without food.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Finax 1 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of the Finax tablet if taken at the same time. Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-pres...
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  • Concomitant use of the Finax tablet along with topically applied (cream, lotion, etc.) minoxidil (used to treat hair loss) is not recommended.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Finax 1 MG

  • Finax tablet should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat.
  • Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Finax 1 MG

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help if you feel you have taken too much of the Finax tablet.

Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of the Finax tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for the miss...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can the Finax tablet be used by children?

A: Finax tablet should not be used in people less than 18 years old.

Q: Can I plan to have a baby if I am taking the Finax tablet?

A: It is advised that you first complete the entire treatment and then plan a baby, as the Finax tablet may affect male fertility or sexual activity. Seek proper advice from your doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking the Finax tablet if I notice my hair is growing?

A: No, you must complete the entire course as prescribed by your doctor. If you stop taking the Finax tablet before time, you are likely to lose the hair you have gained within a year.

Q: Can women use the Finax tablet?

A: No, the Finax tablet is only meant for use in men. Any woman, pregnant women or breastfeeding mother must not use this medicine.

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ContainsFinasteride(1.0 Mg)
UsesHair loss, benign prostatic hyperplasia
Side effectsReduced sex drive, unable to get an erection, sexual problems
Last Updated on: 01 Jul 2021 | 11:50 AM (IST)
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