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Tricofin Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

Zyris Derma Care Pvt Ltd

Composition

FINASTERIDE-1MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Tricofin Tablet 10's

Tricofin Tablet 10's belongs to a class of medicines called dermatological used to treat male pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia). Alopecia is the thinning or loss of hair on the scalp or any part of the body. Androgenetic alopecia is the permanent hair loss from the scalp that causes baldness.

Tricofin Tablet 10's contains Finasteride (5-alpha-reductase inhibitor) that works by blocking the action of a 5-alpha-reductase enzyme in the body that converts testosterone (male hormone) into dihydrotestosterone that causes hair loss. Thereby, it reduces dihydrotestosterone levels and slows down hair loss.

Take Tricofin Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Tricofin Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience low sexual desire, impotence (erectile dysfunction), abnormal ejaculation, or trouble having an orgasm. Most of these side effects of Tricofin Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

If you are allergic to Tricofin Tablet 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended for children below 18 years as the safety and effectiveness were not established. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, avoid taking Tricofin Tablet 10's as it is not for use in women. If you are planning to father a child, inform your doctor before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may affect the sexual activity or male fertility. Avoid alcohol consumption with Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may decrease the effect of Tricofin Tablet 10's.

Uses of Tricofin Tablet 10's

Male pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia)

Medicinal Benefits

Tricofin Tablet 10's contains Finasteride used to treat male pattern hair loss (androgenetic alopecia). Tricofin Tablet 10's is a 5-alpha-reductase inhibitor that blocks the action of the 5-alpha-reductase enzyme in the body that converts testosterone (male hormone) into dihydrotestosterone that causes hair loss. Thereby, it reduces dihydrotestosterone levels and slows down hair loss.

Directions for Use

Take Tricofin Tablet 10's with or without food as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Tricofin Tablet 10's

  • Low sexual desire
  • Impotence (erectile dysfunction)
  • Abnormal ejaculation
  • Trouble having an orgasm

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

If you are allergic to Tricofin Tablet 10's or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended for children below 18 years of age. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, avoid taking Tricofin Tablet 10's as it is not for use in women. If you are planning to father a child, inform your doctor before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may affect sexual activity or male fertility. If you have prostate cancer, urination problems, stricture (abnormal narrowing due to scarring) of the urethra, bladder muscle disorder, or liver disease, inform your doctor before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's. Avoid alcohol consumption with Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may reduce the effectiveness of Tricofin Tablet 10's. If you experience any changes in mood or feel depressed, stop taking Tricofin Tablet 10's and consult a doctor immediately.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: No interactions found.

Drug-Food Interaction: Avoid consumption of alcohol with Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may decrease the effectiveness of Tricofin Tablet 10's.

Drug-Disease Interaction: If you have prostate cancer, urination problems, stricture (abnormal narrowing due to scarring) of the urethra, bladder muscle disorder or liver disease, inform your doctor before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    unsafe

    Avoid consumption of alcohol with Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may reduce the effectiveness of Tricofin Tablet 10's. Please consult a doctor before consuming alcohol with Tricofin Tablet 10's.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    unsafe

    Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended for pregnant women as it may harm the foetus, especially it may affect the development of the male baby’s sex organs. Please consult a doctor if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    unsafe

    Tricofin Tablet 10's is contraindicated in women. Therefore, please consult a doctor if you are breastfeeding.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    safe if prescribed

    Tricofin Tablet 10's usually does not affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    caution

    Take Tricofin Tablet 10's with caution, especially if you have a history of Liver diseases/conditions. The dose may be adjusted by your doctor as required.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    safe if prescribed

    If you have any concerns regarding the use of Tricofin Tablet 10's in patients with kidney problems, please consult a doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Children

    unsafe

    Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended for children below 18 years as the safety and effectiveness were not established.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Get your regular medical examinations done to keep a check on your hormonal profile (androgen) and nutritional deficiencies that cause hair fall.
  • It is advised to timely monitor your hormonal and vitamin D profiles, which can affect your hair loss.
  • Avoid overusing styling tools like blow dryers, curling rods and chemical dying, which can cause loss of natural hair oils and cause hair fall.
  • Regular oiling helps in the blood circulation of the scalp and nourishes the roots.
  • Wash your hair twice a week with a good shampoo and conditioner to reduce hair fall.
  • Practice yoga and meditation to control your stress.

Special Advise

  • Tricofin Tablet 10's is contraindicated in women and also children below 18 years of age.
  • If you are about to have any blood tests, inform your doctor that you are taking Tricofin Tablet 10's as it may affect test results of certain tests such as blood test to detect changes in prostate or development of prostate cancer.

Other Information (TRI1067)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Sep-23

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Androgenetic alopecia: It is also known as male or female pattern baldness. In male-pattern baldness, hair loss occurs on the top and front of the head. On the other hand, in female pattern baldness, thinning occurs on the top and crown of the head. Male pattern baldness is usually genetic in nature or associated with androgens (male sex hormones).

FAQs

Tricofin Tablet 10's contains Finasteride that works by blocking the action of a 5-alpha-reductase enzyme in the body that converts testosterone (male hormone) into dihydrotestosterone that causes hair loss. Thereby, it reduces dihydrotestosterone levels and slows down hair loss.

Tricofin Tablet 10's contains Finasteride that may be found in the semen of men taking Tricofin Tablet 10's. If your partner is pregnant, it is recommended to use a condom as finasteride may harm the foetus.

Tricofin Tablet 10's is contraindicated in women. Therefore, Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended to treat female pattern baldness. However, please consult a doctor so that appropriate medicines may be prescribed.

Tricofin Tablet 10's may affect male fertility or sexual activity. Therefore, if you are planning to father a child, it is advised to inform your doctor before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's.

Tricofin Tablet 10's is not recommended for patients with prostate cancer as it may worsen the condition. Therefore, inform your doctor if you have prostate cancer before taking Tricofin Tablet 10's.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Tricofin Tablet 10's

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