Efectos adversos de finasteride: mitos y realidades. Una revisión actualizada

Néstor Carreño-Orellana, Catherina Moll-Manzur, Juan Eduardo Carrasco-Zuber, Sergio Álvarez-Véliz, Daniela Berroeta-Mauriziano, Ninoska Porras-Kusmanic
2016 Revista médica de Chile (Impresa)  
Finasteride adverse effects. An update Finasteride is a 5-α reductase inhibitor that is widely used in the management of benign prostate hyperplasia and male pattern hair loss. It is well known that these agents improve the quality of life in men suffering from these conditions. However, they are associated with some transient and even permanent adverse effects. The aim of this article is to clarify the controversies about the safety of finasteride by analyzing the evidence available in the literature. (Rev Med Chile 2016; 144: 1584-1590
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