What is Proscar?
Proscar prevents the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the body. DHT is involved in the development of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) condition.
What is Proscar used for?
Proscar is used to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with an enlarged prostate.
How to consume Proscar?
Take Proscar exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on prescription label.
What should be avoided while consuming Proscar?
Avoid getting up too fast from a sitting or lying position, or one might feel dizzy. Get up slowly and steady yourself to prevent a fall.
What other drugs will affect Proscar?
There may be other drugs that can interact with Proscar. Tell the doctor about all medications one might be using. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.