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Propecia Side Effects Canada

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A lawsuit has been filed in Canada alleging serious Propecia side effects including Propecia sexual dysfunction. The lawsuit, filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, alleges Propecia side effects in men can have a devastating and permanent impact on patients. The Canada Propecia lawsuit was filed against Merck Frosst Canada and affiliated companies on behalf of Canadian men who used Propecia or Proscar and suffered Propecia sexual dysfunction. Both Propecia and Proscar are brand names for the drug Finasteride.


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Propecia Lawsuit Canada

propeciahairloss The Propecia lawsuit in Canada was filed by Michael Miller, who says he was prescribed Proscar (another brand name for Propecia) because of hair loss. According to his lawsuit, the plaintiff allegedly lost interest in sex and suffered from anxiety. Although he reportedly stopped using Proscar, the plaintiff said his symptoms have not gone away.

Propecia Class Action Lawsuit

A lawsuit has also been filed in the US alleging Propecia side effects including sexual dysfunction and mental and emotional symptoms. Among the symptoms allegedly linked to Propecia are anxiety, loss of memory, loss of concentration and difficulty breathing. Finasteride sexual side effects reportedly include decreased libido and erectile dysfunction.

Propecia Side Effects

maturecouple In August 2011, Health Canada issued a warning that Propecia was potentially linked to an increased risk of male breast cancer. Although Health Canada said it had received two reports of male breast cancer linked to the use of Proscar, it noted that reports of male breast cancer worldwide were linked to both Proscar and Propecia. In its announcement, Health Canada noted that Propecia has not been proven to cause breast cancer but that the possibility could not be ruled out.

A study recently published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine reportedly found a link between the use of Propecia (finasteride) and sexual dysfunction. According to the study, which reviewed data from clinical trials, up to 15 percent of men who used Propecia suffered sexual dysfunction, compared with around 7 percent of men who used a placebo.

Proscar and Propecia (Finasteride)

Propecia (known generically as finasteride) and Proscar are prescribed as a cosmetic treatment for male pattern hair loss also known as androgenic alopecia. Propecia can also be used to treat problems linked to an enlarged prostate.

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If you or a loved one has suffered adverse health or damages in Canada as a result of Propecia use, please click the link below and your complaint will be sent to a lawyer who may evaluate your claim at no cost or obligation.
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After using this poison for around three months, I stopped and lost myself. I don't know what to do because there is no medication or any solution for that. My penis and testicles got smaller, zero desire for sex and almost no erections; and if there is, it's going away in seconds. Because of this I got problems with the love of my life and too much. I don't know what to do. I just don't want to live anymore.

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I've taken Proscar for over ten years (entire adult life) and suffered from severe depression and anxiety, and some erectile dysfunction, without the knowledge that the prescribed medication had the potential risk of causing these damages.


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