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Finasteride and Suicide: A Postmarketing Case Series.

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In 2011, depression was added to the product labeling of finasteride in the USA. The US Food and Drug Administration's Adverse Event Reporting System database contains at least 36 death cases for finasteride. The aim of this study is to characterize the clinical histories and symptoms reported by a series of 6 suicide victims who took finasteride for treatment of androgenic alopecia.

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Name: Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland)
ISSN: 1421-9832
Pages: 1-6

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