Side effects of Finasteride

Some of the Finasteride side effects that occur commonly with the users are listed below,

  • Headache
  • Physical weakness
  • Cold, cough or running nose
  • Loss of sexual interest
  • Drowsiness
  • Back pain
  • Decrease in semen
  • Dizziness
  • Irregular ejaculation
  • Sneezing
  • Changes in thinking or feelings

Some of the less frequently occurred side effects of Finasteride are

  • Allergic or rashes in skin
  • Sudden weight loss or gain
  • Swelling of ankles or legs
  • Skin rashes or redness
  • Enlargement of breast

Some rare symptoms of Finasteride

  • Lumps in the arms or breast
  • Gouging in breast skin
  • Bleeding or blood in nipples
  • Scaling of nipples
  • Redness or wounds on the breast skin that remains permanent
  • Testicular pain
  • Inverted nipple

There are many other negative symptoms that listed above; individuals need to be administrated while taking this Finasteride medication.

Though Finasteride pills are not habit forming, the medication should not take without consulting the physician, as it can end up in severe side effects. At the same time, do not touch the Finasteride pills with empty hands, as it can affect the skin and produce rashes and allergies.

If you are taking any other medication or treatment then inform the physician in pioneer, they will guide you to reschedule the drug without facing any drug interactions. This is because interactions of the drug will also provide side effects like becoming high with the medication, drowsiness and many others.

No matter what kind of symptoms you are facing, consult the physician immediately before the side effects get severe and worsen your health condition.