Side effects of using Generic Propecia (Finasteride):
Emergency medical help has to be got if you see the following signs on a person who has taken Finasteride. It may be allergic reaction, difficulty in breathing, hives, or swelling in the face, tongue, lips or throat. You should also take notice of any changes in the breast, nipple discharge, pain in the breasts or any lumps in the breast. These may be signs of the beginning of breast cancer in males. Hence any such changes should be bought to the notice of your doctor immediately.
The above are some of the serious side effects of the medication. The common side effect and less serious ones may be impotence, having trouble in achieving an orgasm or not having any interest in sex, swelling in your feet and hands, abnormal ejaculation, tenderness in your breasts, weakness, running nose, dizziness or rashes on the skin.
The side effects of sexual nature like decreased libido, ejaculation problems or abnormal ejaculation or trouble having an erection may continue even after you stop taking Propecia. It is therefore advised that you consult your doctor about these various side effects if it prolongs for a long time. Finasteride is not a medication to be taken by a woman or child. As it can be absorbed by the skin, finasteride tablets should not be handled by women or children. The effect of this medicine is so dangerous that even if a woman is exposed to it when she is pregnant, it can cause birth defects in the baby. It should not be handled by a woman who is planning pregnancy or during pregnancy.