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Houston Voice, No. 1018, April 28, 2000 - File 015. 2000-04-28. University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. October 21, 2019. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/montrose/item/1889/show/1874.

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Title Houston Voice, No. 1018, April 28, 2000
Contributor
  • Hennie, Matthew A.
Publisher Window Media
Date April 28, 2000
Language English
Subject
  • LGBTQ community
  • LGBTQ people
  • Gay liberation movement
Place
  • Houston, Texas
Genre
  • newspapers
Type
  • Text
Identifier OCLC: 31485329
Collection
  • University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
  • LGBT Research Collection
  • Montrose Voice
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Note This item was digitized from materials loaned by the Gulf Coast Archive and Museum (GCAM).
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Transcript 14 APRIL 28, 2000 • HOUSTON VOICE Fropecia *# (Finasteride) Tablets Patient Information about PROPECIA' (Pro-pee-sha) Generic name: finasteride (fin-AS-tur-eyed) Please read this leaflet befi lew your prescription, just in i your doctor You and your d PROPECIA" is for use by MEN ONLY e you start taking PROPECIA. Also, read the information ih PROPECIA each time you iiace of careful discussions w n and at regular checkups WhatisPfiOPECIAuwdtar' PROPECIA is used for :■ PROPECIA is for use by MEN ONLY u trloss? id the antthor mid-scalp area. Male nattern hair 'oss ■* a common condition in which men experience thinning ot Ihe nan on the scalp Oftan. this results in a receding hairline and/or balding on the top of the head. These changes typically begin gradually in men m their 20s Doctors believe male pattern hair loss is due to heredity and is dependent on hormonal effects. Doctors reier to this type ol hair loss as androgenetic alopecia. For 12 months, doctors studied over 1800 men aged IS to 41 wrthmitd to moderate amounts o( ongoing hair loss All men, whether receiving PROPECIA or placebo |a pill containing no medicationi were given a medicated shampoo lampoo). Of these men, approximately 1200 with hair loss at the top ot the head were studied for an additional 12 months In general, men who took PROPECIA maintained or increased the number of visible scalp hairs and noticed improvement in their hair in the lirst year, with the effect maintained in the second year. Hair counts in men who did not take PROPECIA continued to decrease. In one study, patients were questioned on the growth of body hair. PROPEC ihe scalp Will PROPECIA work for raa? Mhainn places other than * increases the number ol scalp hairs, helping to fill in thin or balding areas of the scalp Men a slowing of hair loss during two years of use Although results will vary, generally you will not of th« hair you have lost. There is not sufficient evidence that PROPECIA works m the treatment e temporal area on both sides of the head be able to 3'o ot receding hi Male pattern hair loss occurs gradually overtime. On average, healthy hair grows only about half an inch each month. Therefore, it will take time to see any effect. You may need to take PROPECIA daily for three months or more before you see a benefit from taking PROPECIA. PROPECIA can only work over the long term if you continue taking it. If the drug has not worked lor you in twelve months. further treatment is unlikely to be of benefit. If you stop taking PROPECIA, you will likely lose the hair you have gained within 12 months of stopping treatment. You should discuss this With your doctor. How should I take P-ROKCU? Follow your doctor s instructions ■ Take one tablet by mouth each day. ■ You may take PROPECIA with or without lood. ■ If you forget to take PROPECIA, do no.! take an extra tablet Just take the next tablet as usual PROPECIA will not, work faster or better if you take it more than once a day. I should not be taken by w Who should NJ3J take PROPCCIA? ■ PROPECIA is for the treatment of male partem hair loss in MEN ONLY ai ■ Anyone allergic to any of the ingredients. A warning about PROPECIA and pregnancy. ■ Women who are or may potentially be pregnant: - must not use PROPECIA - should not handle crushed or broken tablets of PROPECIA. If a woman who is pregnant with a male baby absorbs the active ingredient in PROPECIA, either by swallowing or through the skin, it may cause abnormalities ol a male baby's sex organs. If a woman who is pregnant comes into conlact with the active ingredient in PROPECIA. a doctor should be consulted PROPECIA tablets are coated and will prevent contact with the active ingredient during normal handling, provided that the tablets are not broken or crushed. Whet are the possible side effects of PROPECIA? Like all prescription products. PROPECIA may cause side effects. In clinical studies, side effects from PROPECIA ware uncommon and did not affect most men A small number of men experienced certain sexual side effects. These men reported one or more of the following: less desire for sex, difficulty in achieving an erection; and, a decrease in the amount of semen. Eachof these side effects occurred in less than 2% of men These side effects went away in men who stopped taking PROPECIA. They also disappeared in most men who continued taking PROPECIA In general use. the following have been reported infrequently: allergic reactions including rash, itching, hives and swelling of the lips and lace; problems wrth ejaculation; breast tenderness and enlargement; and testicular pain Tell your doctor promptly about these or any other unusual side effects. ■ PROPECIA can affect a blood test called PSA I Pro state-Specific Antigen) for the screening of prostate cancer If you have a PSA lest done, you should lell your doctor that you are taking PROPECIA Storage and handling Keep PROPECIA in the original container and keep the contame PROPECIA tablets are coated and will prevent contact with thi provided thai the tablets are nol broken or crushed. Do not give your PROPECIA tablets to anyone else. It has been prescribed only for you. Keep PROPECIA and all medications out of the reach ot children. THIS LfAFLET PROVIDES A SUMMARY OF INFORMATION ABOUT PROPECIA, IF AFTER READING THIS LEAFLET YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR ARE NOT SURE ABOUT ANYTHING. ASK YOUR DOCTOR. I-MO-MO -7375. Monday through Friday, rUOAM.TOMJOPM.IET). losed. Store it in a dry place st room temperalur ctive ingredient during normal handling. -Registered Trademark of MERCK & CD , Inc. "Registered trademark, ol MERCK a CO, Inc '"Registerid trademark of Johnson 8 Johnson COPYRIGHT O MEHCK & CO . Inc . 1997 All rights reserved Fropecia (Finasteride) Tablets O MERCK & CO., INC., Whitehoose Station, NJ 08889. USA wwiiikani-pnp con
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