Finasteride

Hair Loss For Treatment Medicine Finasteride 98319-26-7

 

Quick Details for Finasteride

Product Name: Finasteride
Synonyms: PROSCAR;PROSTIDE;N-(2-METHYL-2-PROPYL)-3-OXO-4-AZA-5ALPHA-ANDROST-1-ENE-17BETA-CARBOXAMIDE;MK-906;(5alpha,17beta)-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-3-oxo-4-azaandrost-1-ene-17-carboxamide;17beta-(n-tert-butylcarbamoyl)-4-aza-5alpha-androst-1-en-3-one;4-azaandrost-1-ene-17-carboxamide,n-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-3-oxo-,(5-alpha,17-be;4-azaandrost-1-ene-17-carboxamide,n-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-3-oxo-,(5alpha,17beta
CAS: 98319-26-7
MF: C23H36N2O2
MW: 372.54
Product Categories: Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients;API;Biochemistry;Steroids;Steroids (Others);Intermediates & Fine Chemicals;Pharmaceuticals;Vitamin Ingredients;Intracellular receptor;Steroid and Hormone;PROSCAR;Hormone Drugs
Melting point : 253 °C
Storage temp. : Store at RT
Chemical Properties : Off-White Crystalline Powder
Usage : Inhibitor of 5a-reductase, the enzyme which converts testosterone to the more potent androgen, 5a-dihydrotestosterone. Antialopecia agent
Usage : Inhibitor of 5α-reductase, the enzyme which converts testosterone to the more potent androgen, 5α-dihydrotestosterone. Antialopecia agent.
Usage : anti-androgen, alpha-reductase inhibitor.
Usage : Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia and androgenetic alopecia .

 

Treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia

Finasteride is China a benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostatitis based drug treatment, it is 4 – nitrogen steroid hormone compounds of the synthesis, belonging to resistance hormone drugs, can be selective inhibition of 5α- reductase, enable the conversion of testosterone into resistance 5α dihydrotestosterone (DHT), front row in glandular cells of the male hormone levels drop, reduce the serum prostate specific antigen, reduce the prostate volume increased, urine flow increased, thereby reducing symptoms to achieve the purpose for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Prostatic hyperplasia is called hypertrophy of the prostate, leading to the bladder neck and urethra oppressed, causing urinary tract obstruction and other symptoms and complications, so that patients feel pain, multiple men over the age of 50.

 

Drugs for the treatment of male pattern alopecia

Finasteride is a 5α- reductase inhibitor, is hormone resistant drugs, it can prevent converts testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), so as to reduce of DHT synthesis, reduce the content of scalp hair and serum dihydrotestosterone. Germinal function recovery has been suppressed follicular papilla, promoting hair growth and preventing hair loss, finasteride is currently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) only for male pattern hair loss of oral drug treatment, the recommended dose is 1mg.

 

Finasteride Uses

1. 5αreductase inhibitors can inhibit the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. Used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.

2. Use for the treatment of male diseases such as prostate hypertrophy and alopecia.

 

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