I am a veteran of this horrible syndrome and I will say my opinion

I’m from italy

I found this forum with Google search.
I’m 36 years.
I used finasteride 0,5 Mg just about 3 months.
Before this drug my condition was great: no any kind problems at all.
When I started this drug I was 17. I quit because I notice my genitals become like rubber if I can say it so.

Problems:

Sexual
[ x] Loss of Libido / Sex Drive
[ x] Erectile Dysfunction
Complete Impotence
[ x] Loss of Morning Erections
Loss of Spontaneous Erections
Loss of Nocturnal Erections
Watery Ejaculate
[ x] Reduced Ejaculate
Inability or Difficulty to Ejaculate / Orgasm
Reduced Sperm Count / Motility

Mental
Emotional Blunting / Emotionally Flat
Difficulty Focusing / Concentrating
Confusion
[ x] Memory Loss / Forgetfulness
Stumbling over Words / Losing Train of Thought
Slurring of Speech
[x ] Lack of Motivation / Feeling Passive / Complacency
Extreme Anxiety / Panic Attacks
Severe Depression / Melancholy
[x ] Suicidal Thoughts

Physical
[x ] Penile Tissue Changes (narrowing, shrinkage, wrinkled)
Penis curvature / rotation on axis
Testicular Pain
[ x] Testicular Shrinkage / Loss of Fullness
Genital numbness / sensitivity decrease
Weight Gain
[x ] Gynecomastia (male breasts) a little on latest years
[ x] Muscle Wastage
Muscle Weakness
Joint Pain
[ x] Dry / Dark Circles under eyes

Misc
Prostate pain
Persistent Fatigue / Exhaustion
Stomach Pains / Digestion Problems
[ x] Constipation / “Poo Pellets”
[ x] Vision - Acuity Decrease / Blurriness
Tinnitus (ringing or high pitched sound in ears)
Hearing loss
Increased hair loss
[ x] Frequent urination
Lowered body temperature

Other (please explain)
Lowering of the cheekbones, narrowing of the jaw, loss of height. Only last years. Can’t sleep like before, unsteady sleeping.

For the moment I have nothing else to say but I will write other things that eventually comes in my mind.

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Welcome @SerVianderscorp I also got hit 2 decades ago back then there was no information, support groups, nothing. When did you realise you had PFS and what has helped you get through all of these years?

Your experience sounds terrible from this drug. And the timeline is almost 20 years.

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Ciao! Did your Erectle dysfunction ever improved with time or it stayed stable?

Depend on moments and food.

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Hi Lazarus. I have a post that will be approved. Can you look for it? I need help to got a medical prescription to prove my theory.

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@SerVianderscorp I’ve found it and I will review it no problem at all.

Hi. My post was published. Faith on science. Let me know what you think and if you know how to keep that prescription because I don’know if Melcangi can.He’s not a doctor but a researcher.

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