"I agree GLMV and so did my doctor. She called and chewed out pharmacist after he also changed my prescription from 12 months to 6 months since he told me to cut them in half. My doctor educated him about FFA and that the larger dose is needed…"
"I'm new and so I just read this post. That pharmacist could get in a lot of trouble for his thoughtless advice. They are licensed to dispense, not prescribe. The one mg a day is the dose for men treating male pattern baldness. Unbelievable that…"
"I have been on 5mg Finasteride daily for almost 2 years for FFA. It has slowed the progression a lot and I rarely have itching or inflamed areas on my scalp. My dermatologist swears by Finaseride for FFA. A new pharmacist suggested I try 2.5 mg…"
"I was diagnosed in Jan 2015 and I've been on .5mg daily of Finasteride since then. My mother is a breast cancer survivor from 1998. I have chronic inflammation but the Dr says despite that, I have stopped losing a lot of hair in the…"
"My dermatologist put me on 5 mg in January but I seemed to have an allergic reaction to it so I stopped taking it. When I went to see her about 4 weeks ago I discussed that with her and she told me to break the pills in half because I really…"
"I have been taking Finesteride for 18 months. My doctor doesn't want me to stop because she says it may not stop but definitely slows the progression of hairloss from FFA. I take 5mg daily. I've been skeptical until recently. I picked up a…"
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