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Dutasteride is generally used to treat male pattern baldness and BPH(benign prostatic hyperplasia) that may lead to urinary difficulties.

Getting Dutasteride online is very straightforward; you can connect with a doctor at any time and place of your choice at Your Doctors Online. However, please note that Dutasteride online will only be provided after consultation with the doctor and if the treatment is suitable and safe for you.

What is Dutasteride?

Dutasteride belongs to a class of drugs known as type 1 and type 2 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors. It is recommended and used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia ( BPH) and it reduces the chances of protate gland. It also is usd to treat the acute urinary retention in men. 

Uses of Dutasteride

This medication is used to treat prostate gland enlargement and comes in different brands including Avodart, Duagen.It is widely recommended in capsule dosage form.

How does it works?

Dutasteride works by inhibiting the activity of 5-alpha-reductase enzyme that converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. By blocking this conversion, it reduces dihydrotestosterone levels in the body, shrinking the prostate gland and improving urinary symptoms in conditions like benign prostatic hyperplasia.

What are the different dosage forms and strengths of Dutasteride?

Datusteride comes only in one dosage form like capsule with the strength 0.5mg to be taken orally.

How to take it?

Datusteride should be taken via mouth with water once a day to get the maximum effectiveness. Continue until it is prescribed to avoid any unwanted side effects.

Side effects of Dutasteride

Common adverse effects include: 

  • Low libido
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Breast enlargement
  • Ejaculation problems.

Some serious side effects are: 

  • Irregular heartbeat 
  • Cough 
  • Chest pain 
  • Dialated neck veins 

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  • Dutasteride, 0.5 mg/day for 1 month
  • Follow-up PSA levels and prolonged treatment.

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Precautions and contraindications

  • Share your medication history with your healthcare provider to avoid any hypersensitivity or  allergic reactions. 
  • It should not be used by women and children.
  • In case of any liver problems or any medical history, share it with your doctor and pharmacist to get the adjusted dose or an alternative medication to treat your medical condition. 
  • Monitor the cardiac and rhythmic changes after taking this medication and inform your provider any unusual changes or affects. 
  • Discuss your non prescription medication if you are taking to avoid any drug-drug interactions. 

FAQs about Dutasteride prescription online

What are the drug interactions of Dutasteride?

It can interact with medications that affect liver enzymes, such as Ketoconazole and Verapamil, potentially leading to dutasteride levels. Avoid taking Viagra, Cialis, or any drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction. Also, it is essential to avoid donating blood for at least six months after you take your last dose. Dutasteride may cross-react with other increased 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors like Finasteride, increasing the risk of side effects.

What is equivalent to Dutasteride?

Finasteride is the most common substitute for Dutasteride when comparing drugs in the same class. Finasteride, like Dutasteride, is a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor, but its effectiveness and side effects differ slightly.

How long does it take for Dutasteride to regrow hair?

It can take 3-6 months for noticeable hair growth to occur. However, the results may vary from individual to individual.

How long does it take for Dutasteride to shrink the prostate?

It can take four weeks for the prostate to start shrinking after starting dutasteride. Although, optimum results are obtained in 6-12 months of use.

Do you need a prescription for Dutasteride?

Yes, This medication is only available with a doctor’s prescription. You can get a prescription from a qualified professional via your doctor’s online app.

How can I refill my Avodart prescription?

You will require a prescription for an Avodart refill. You can get your Avodart online prescription by consulting our online doctor at Your Doctors Online. Your prescription will be sent to the pharmacy of your choice.

What happens if I miss a dose of Avodart?

If you forget to take a dose of this medication, take it as soon as possible. If your next dose time is approaching, skip the missed dose and take next in schedule your regular dosing regimen. Do not double dose.

What are two serious precautions for Avodart?

Regular monitoring of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels is essential during Avodart treatment. Dutasteride can reduce PSA levels, masking the existence of prostate cancer. Pregnant women should also avoid handling crushed or broken Avodart capsules. Dutasteride can be absorbed via the skin and may affect an unborn child. If accidental exposure occurs, seek medical attention immediately.

What happens if I take too much Dutasteride?

Taking too much Dutasteride will increase your chances of having side effects. Overdose can cause severe dizziness, fainting, trouble breathing, and a rapid or irregular heartbeat.

How long should Avodart be taken?

Some men experience a rapid improvement in their symptoms, while others may need to continue taking AVODART for 3-6 months to see if it helps them.

Is Dutasteride hard on the liver?

Although Dutasteride is associated with a modest prevalence of transient blood aminotransferase increases, it has not been connected to clinically apparent acute liver injury.

Is Dutasteride an FDA approved medication?

Dutasteride is approved by the FDA,only as a treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). 

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