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Finasteride (Propecia)

An orally active 3-OXO-5-ALPHA-STEROID 4-DEHYDROGENASE inhibitor. It is used as a surgical alternative for treatment of benign PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA.
Also Known As:
Propecia; Proscar; Cahill May Roberts Brand of Finasteride; Chibro-Proscar; Eucoprost; Frosst Iberica Brand of Finasteride; Lipha Brand of Finasteride; MK-906; MSD Brand of Finasteride; MSD Chibropharm Brand of Finasteride; Merck Brand 1 of Finasteride; Merck Brand 2 of Finasteride; Merck Frosst Brand 1 of Finasteride; Merck Frosst Brand 2 of Finasteride; Merck Sharp & Dhome Brand 2 of Finasteride; Merck Sharp & Dohme Brand 1 of Finasteride; Propeshia; Chibro Proscar; MK 906; MK906; 4-Azaandrost-1-ene-17-carboxamide, N-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-3-oxo-, (5alpha,17beta)-
Networked: 1073 relevant articles (158 outcomes, 372 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Thompson, Ian M: 52 articles (10/2015 - 12/2002)
2. Goodman, Phyllis J: 28 articles (03/2015 - 12/2002)
3. Tangen, Catherine M: 25 articles (03/2015 - 07/2003)
4. Lippman, Scott M: 22 articles (10/2015 - 07/2003)
5. Roehrborn, Claus G: 21 articles (06/2015 - 06/2002)
6. Parnes, Howard L: 19 articles (10/2015 - 01/2005)
7. Lucia, M Scott: 16 articles (10/2015 - 07/2003)
8. Kaplan, Steven A: 15 articles (02/2015 - 10/2002)
9. Coltman, Charles A: 15 articles (08/2008 - 07/2003)
10. Till, Cathee: 14 articles (10/2015 - 03/2010)

Related Diseases

1. Prostatic Hyperplasia (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
2. Alopecia (Baldness)
3. Prostatic Neoplasms (Prostate Cancer)
4. Hirsutism
5. Hematuria

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Flutamide (Eulexin)
2. dutasteride (Avodart)
3. Cholestenone 5 alpha-Reductase (5 alpha-Reductase)
4. Minoxidil (Rogaine)
5. Dihydrotestosterone (Androstanolone)
6. Spironolactone (Aldactone)
7. Testosterone (Sustanon)
8. tadalafil (Cialis)
9. Doxazosin (Cardura)
10. Terazosin (Hytrin)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Chemoprevention
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
4. Balloon Dilation
5. Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP)