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April 13, 2017. By Deb Hipp.
Chicago, IL: A new study has found that men who take finasteride, the main ingredient in the hair-loss medication Propecia, may suffer from erectile dysfunction for months or even years after they stop taking the drug.Read [ Another New Study Links Hair-Loss Treatment Propecia to Sexual Dysfunction ]
February 13, 2017. By Deb Hipp.
Washington, DC: A recent study of men experiencing persistent sexual dysfunction after discontinuing finasteride, the active ingredient in the hair loss treatment medication Propecia, suggests there may be "underlying neurobiological abnormalities" affecting former finasteride users who experience sexual problems.Read [ Former Propecia Users May Have Underlying Neurobiological Abnormalities ]
November 6, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Huntsville, AL: When Matt’s hairline started to recede he reached out for Propecia. “I was afraid of looking like my dad, but now my girlfriend says she’d rather have me bald than bad in the bedroom,” says Matt.Read [ Bad in Bed, Propecia Blamed ]
September 11, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Gary, IN: John’s mother was concerned when her son started losing hair, long before Propecia was known to cause permanent sexual dysfunction issues. “She believed that being bald wouldn’t help my career or my love life so I listened to Mom and took this hair-loss medication for more than a decade,” says John.Read [ “Don’t Mess with Testosterone,” says Propecia Victim ]
August 16, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Calabasas, CA: Despite more than 1,375 Propecia lawsuits filed against Merck, the hair-loss drug is still touted by some as the most effective treatment for male pattern baldness.Read [ Propecia Accolades Hair-Raising ]
July 27, 2014. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Lawsuits Allege Men Suffer Permanent Propecia Side Effects ]
New York, NYPropecia lawsuits have been filed against Merck, alleging that men who used Propecia and Proscar suffered side effects that they were not properly warned about. Furthermore, they allege that they were not warned about the risk of Propecia long-term side effects, which could reportedly continue after medication was stopped.
December 17, 2013. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Studies on Propecia Side Effects Being Undertaken ]
San Antonio, TX When it comes to discussions about male conditions, one topic that sometimes hits a nerve is that of male baldness. Some men, in attempting to deal with the issue, have turned to medications such as Propecia. But in lawsuits being filed, some of those men now say they had no idea about the risk of Propecia side effects, including a reported risk of sexual dysfunction, nor did they realize there was a risk of Propecia long-term side effects.
November 21, 2013. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Another Propecia Lawsuit Filed against Merck ]
Brooklyn, NY Another Propecia lawsuit has been filed against Merck claiming that its medication is dangerously defective and causes a number of severe side effects, including cognitive impairment, depression, cancer and sexual dysfunction.
October 9, 2013. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Men Tearing Their Hair Out Over Propecia Sexual Dysfunction ]
Washington, DC There are two things that most men are most proud of: their hair and their ability to pleasure their partner. Some, but not all men, can deal with premature hair loss by shaving their heads according to current fashion. But if you have a misshapen head, that may not be possible. But worse than that, is when the erections stop happening. The result is often a Propecia lawsuit alleging Propecia sexual dysfunction.
September 29, 2013. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Propecia Sexual Side Effects Don’t “Go Away” ]
Portland, OR Tom started taking Propecia soon after its FDA approval in 1997 for male pattern hair loss. Just a few months later he complained to his doctor of testicular pain and asked about Propecia side effects in men. His doctor said there was no link between Propecia and sexual side effects so Tom continued Propecia finasteride. “I have suffered from Propecia sexual dysfunction ever since; if only I trusted my better judgment and not my doctor,” says Tom.
- LawyersandSettlements.com Issues Report on Prostate Health Claim Lawsuits and Propecia Side Effect Litigation By LAS Staff Writer (Jun-22-12)
- Health Canada Fears Link between Propecia and Prostate Cancer By Gordon Gibb (Mar-22-12)
- Fears Increase over Propecia Side Effects in Men By Charles Benson (Oct-26-11)
- Propecia Side Effects May Include Male Breast Cancer By Charles Benson (Sep-14-11)
- Propecia Side Effects: European Warning Labels Differed from American Labels By Heidi Turner (Aug-3-11)
- Study: Propecia Side Effects May Include Prostate Cancer By Charles Benson (Jul-27-11)
- FDA, Merck Update on Proscar, PSA and Prostate Cancer By Lucy Campbell (Jul-15-11)
- Study: Propecia Side Effects Include Sexual Dysfunction By Charles Benson (Apr-20-11)
- The Catch 22 of Propecia By Gordon Gibb (Mar-16-11)
- Propecia and Proscar Sexual Dysfunction Class Action Filed By Lucy Campbell (Feb-14-11)