Propecia (Finasteride)

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Sava Medica Ltd
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Merck Sharp & Dohme
Finasteride 1mg
Pharmascience Inc.


Medically reviewed by Dr. Samuel Maaiah, PharmD

Last updated: April 10, 2024

Dr. Maaiah is a PharmD graduate who has practiced both in pharmaceutical consulting and retail pharmacy. His interests include consulting and the development and approval of new therapeutics. He currently works as a Medical Information Consultant (MIC) and as a retail pharmacist. As a MIC he helps pharmaceutical companies with projects and by consulting as a medical information expert.

When Dr. Maaiah is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, doing outdoor activities, working out, and reading.

Order Online

How to buy Propecia (finasteride) online?

Propecia (Finasteride) can be ordered online through or by calling 1-800-828-4489 and speaking to customer support. The chat feature can also be used for support. For more information please visit the “How to Order” page.

Is a prescription required?

Yes, a valid prescription from your doctor is required. Propecia (Finasteride) is a prescription medication and can only be sold with a prescription. To process your order, you will need to submit a prescription. The prescription can be emailed ([email protected]), faxed (1-800-416-8019), or uploaded. Alternatively, we can reach out to your doctor to attain a valid prescription if you would like.

What is the maximum amount that can be ordered?

A 3-month supply (90 days) is the maximum amount that can be ordered at one time. Refills are kept on file for future orders. The amount that can be ordered will be based on the directions and quantity indicated on the prescription from your provider.

Is it safe to order from Canadian Pharmacy Online?

Absolutely. All our partner pharmacies are fully licensed and certified in their respective countries. We ensure that your shopping experience is safe and secure with our Norton Shopping Guarantee. We operate just like your local pharmacy would, with our main priority being to provide you access to safe and affordable prescription medication.

Propecia Cost

How much does Propecia (Finasteride) cost?

Propecia 1mg (Brand) –

  • Average US retail price (90 Tablets) – $377.94
  • Our price (84 Tablets) – $135.00

Finasteride 1mg (Generic) –

  • Average US retail price (90 Tablets) – $170.79
  • Our price (90 Tablets) – $35.00

At, we make sure to keep drug prices low.

You can view the Propecia (Finasteride) cost savings above with the price comparison of brand and generic Propecia (Finasteride) between the average U.S. retail price and Canadian Pharmacy Online price.

When you buy Propecia online from Canadian Pharmacy Online you get discount prices and quick service.

What is the lowest price of Propecia (Finasteride) per unit?

Lowest Price Per Unit: $0.39/unit for generic Finasteride 1mg tablets

Finasteride cost is cheaper with our online pharmacy service.

Is this price for Propecia (Finasteride) without insurance?

The listed prices are not through insurance. Unfortunately, we do not accept insurance. However, we will give you an official receipt which you can use to apply for reimbursement with your insurer. We are unable to adjudicate with US insurance providers.

Why is Propecia (Finasteride) cheaper from Canada than from the United States?

The cost of medications ordered from Canada are less because drug prices are negotiated and regulated. The US is a free market economy which is why the price differs since pharmaceutical suppliers can charge what they consider appropriate for the product. As a result, we offer lower prices to our patients as we utilize medications from these countries.

Propecia Coupon

Is there a coupon for Propecia available?

Yes, we do you have a Propecia coupon for an extra discount on your prescription. You can save $10 off your order with coupon code PROPECIA10. Apply coupon at checkout for instant savings and pay less for your prescription with a minimum $50 order. This online coupon can be applied to either brand of generic Finasteride.

Propecia Generic

Is there a lower cost generic Propecia (Finasteride) available?

A generic for Finasteride is available.

How much cheaper is generic Propecia (Finasteride)?

Generic Finasteride is $183 cheaper than brand alternative at a quantity of 90 tablets. Finasteride for sale is much lower in price than the brand name option.

What is the difference between brand and generic Propecia (Finasteride)?

There is no difference between generic and brand Finasteride. Generic formulations of medications contain the same active ingredients and meet the same quality, strength, and purity standards as the brand formulation.


Is shipping available to the United States?

Yes. An email notification will be sent to you once the item has been shipped. We ship nationwide across the United States.

How much does shipping cost?

Standard shipping is free.

Is express shipping available?

If a product of Canada is available then express shipping can be selected with an estimated delivery time of 3-5 business days. You have the option at the checkout page to select the express shipping option ($25) if available for that medication source.

Refill Rx

How to refill a prescription?

Refilling your prescription is made easy with Canadian Pharmacy Online. You can sign into your online account and view your previous orders and see which prescriptions we have on file. Placing a refill order online is made simple by accessing the reorder section in your account.

You can also call us at 1-800-416-8019 and speak to customer support to place a refill. Our live chat is also a great place to connect with us to place a refill order while you are on the go.

Are prescriptions automatically refilled?

We do not automatically refill prescriptions as there can be cases where you are no longer taking the medication, your doctor has changed your dose, etc. However, we provide a friendly refill reminder service. We will kindly notify you by phone or email as to the best time to place a refill order based on your prescription history.

Drug Information

About Propecia (Finasteride)

What is Propecia (Finasteride)?

Finasteride is a prescription medication that is classified as a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor.


What is it used for?

Finasteride is used for the treatment of male pattern hair loss on the vertex and the anterior mid-scalp area. It is also used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Finasteride is for use by MEN ONLY and should NOT be used by women or children.

How does it work? 

It blocks the conversion of testosterone to DHT, leading to significant reduction in serum and tissue DHT which is the hormone that causes enlargement of the prostate. This decrease in DHT also disrupts male-pattern balding.


How do I take Propecia (Finasteride)? 

Take Propecia (Finasteride) as directed by your doctor, generally once daily. It can be taken with or without food.

What dosages are available?

Propecia (Finasteride) is available as a brand and generic immediate release tablet (1mg)

What is the recommended dosage?

It is typically dosed 5mg once daily but take as directed by your doctor.

What is the maximum dosage?

The maximum recommended dosage is 5mg/day.

What if I miss a dose?

If you forget to take Propecia (Finasteride), do not take another tablet. Just take the next tablet as usual.

Warnings & Precautions

What should you know before you take Propecia (Finasteride)?

Women who are or may potentially be pregnant must not use Propecia (Finasteride) and should not handle crushed or broken tablets of Propecia (Finasteride).

Propecia (Finasteride) can alter a blood test called PSA (Prostate-Specific Antigen) for the screening of prostate cancer. If you have a PSA test done, you should tell your doctor that you are taking Propecia (Finasteride).

Use with hepatic impairment is not recommended

Increased risk of high-grade prostate cancer has been reported.

Side Effects

What are the side effects of Propecia (Finasteride)?

Some common side effects include:

  • Breast Tenderness
  • Reduced Libido
  • Abnormal Ejaculation

Speak to your doctor for a full list of side effects.


Does this medication interact with other drugs, foods, or alcohol?

Avoid use with St. John’s Wort as it will result in increased clearance of Propecia (Finasteride) and may affect the efficacy of Finasteride.


How should this medication be stored?

Keep Propecia (Finasteride) in the original container and keep the container closed. Store it in a dry place at room temperature 15-30°C (59-86°F).

Pharmacist Tips

  • Propecia (Finasteride) will not work faster or more effectively if you take it more than once a day.
  • Propecia (Finasteride) may take 3 months or more to show a benefit.
  • If you haven’t had improvement in 12 months further treatment is unlikely to be beneficial.
  • If you stop taking Propecia (Finasteride) the hair you have gained will likely return to baseline within 12 months.

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.


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Propecia FAQ

What are the long-term side effects of Propecia (Finasteride)?

The most common side effects associated with Propecia (Finasteride) are breast tenderness, reduced libido, and abnormal ejaculation.

What does Propecia (Finasteride) do to your body?

Propecia (Finasteride) acts to prevent the conversion of testosterone to DHT, by reducing the concentration of DHT in hair follicles it disrupts the development of male pattern baldness.

Who should not use Propecia (Finasteride)?

You should not use Finasteride if you are allergic to it, additionally Propecia (Finasteride) should not be taken by a woman or a child.

Does Propecia (Finasteride) regrow hair?

Propecia (Finasteride) demonstrated a significant increase in hair count at 6 and 12 months compared to patients not on  Finasteride that demonstrated significant hair loss.

Can Propecia (Finasteride) cause erectile dysfunction?

Some patients experienced decreased libido and erectile dysfunction while taking Finasteride, however, the overall incidence is about 1.3 – 1.8%.

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.