Finasteride and Intermediates
Finasteride is type II 5 α Reductase inhibitor can reduce DHT in serum by 65% ~ 70% after oral administration, with high safety and immediate effect.
five α- Reductase inhibitor can inhibit the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone. For the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Finasteride is also a 5 α– It is a specific inhibitor of reductase, which belongs to resistance hormone drugs. It can prevent the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone, so as to reduce the synthesis of dihydrotestosterone, reduce the content of dihydrotestosterone in scalp hair follicle and serum, restore the hair growth function of hair follicle nipple inhibited by chemicalbook, promote hair growth and prevent hair loss, Finasteride is the only oral drug approved by FDA to treat male hair loss. The recommended dose is 1mg at a time.