Hair loss: – It is also called as baldness is also referred to as loss of hair from a part of the head. Some people may fall into psychological distress. It may include
Dutasteride is in the class of medication called as 5-alpha- reductase inhibitors. It reduces the production of dihydrotestosterone hormone (DTH). This hormone is responsible for the enlargement of the prostate gland. The drug reduces the size of the prostate gland. It also improves the flow of urine.
The hormone is also responsible for the conversion of testosterone to DHT. This conversion cause hair to become thin and finally bald. The drug blocks both isoenzymes of 5-alpha- reductase. As a result, almost all circulating DTH is eliminated (Over 90 %). This result in superior hair growth in comparison to other drugs of the same class.
It is available in the form of a capsule of strength 0.5 mg. The drug is meant for adult males. Length of the treatment depends on the condition of the disease. It may take 6 months or longer. You can take it with or without food.
Adult male dose: –1 capsule of 0.5 mg in a day.
Dutasteride capsules is a generic medicine. It is composed of a very same active ingredient found in brand versions. The cost of the branded drug is high due to the money, time and effort put towards the marketing of the brand. While this amount is saved in case of generic versions. This difference in amount is passed to our customers.
Cost of generic Dutasteride.
Pack of 30 capsules of 0.5 mg costs $ 35, per unit cost is $ 1.17.
Cost of brand Avodart.
Pack of 30 capsules of 0.5 mg costs $ 216.00 per unit cost is $ 7.2.