Proscar Oral Tablet 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Proscar: Oral tablet (5mg)

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Proscar 5mg Tab
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: PROSCAR  |  MSD 72

What is this Medicine?

FINASTERIDE (fi NAS teer ide) is used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men. This is a condition that causes you to have an enlarged prostate. This medicine helps to control your symptoms, decrease urinary retention, and reduces your risk of needing surgery. When used in combination with certain other medicines, this drug can slow down the progression of your disease.

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Proscar 5mg Tablet

NDC: 000060072
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





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Protect from light
Store below 86 degrees F
Proscar 5mg Tablet
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Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., a Subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc.
Pill Identification: PROSCAR  |  MSD 72
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