Koppen (VRT-TV, Belgium): The Wonderhair Pill (May 26, 2016)

In this May 26, 2016 edition of Koppen, a documentary series on the Belgian public-TV network WRT, investigative reporters Michael Dilissen and Sofie Coucke go undercover to expose the dangers of finasteride, and learn that the side effects of this prescription drug can be devastating and irreversible.

Sindrome Post Finasteride a Mi Manda Rai 3

Puntanta di Mi Manda Rai 3 del 2011, dove si discute degli effetti collaterali persistenti provocati dall’uso di Finasteride (Propecia) per la per la perdita dei capelli maschile. Presenti il Prof. Carlo Trombetta, dell’Università degli Studi di Trieste, la Prof.sa Sabina Cauci, dell’Università degli Studi di Udine, ed il Prof.


Il Dottor Michael S. Irwig della George Washington University ha effettuato uno Studio sugli effetti collaterali persistenti di Finasteride (Propecia) nei giovani di età compresa tra i 21 ei 46 anni. Tale Studio è pubblicato a partire dal18 marzo 2011 al link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02255.x/abstract

NBC Today – Report links hair loss drug with sexual dysfunction

NBC TODAY | Aired on July 12, 2012 Report links hair loss drug with sexual dysfunction A new study released today by George Washington University researchers have discovered that there is a link between the popular hair loss drug Propecia and sexual dysfunction, even after stopping use of the medication.


Pills in Search of an Illness: TV3, Barcelona, Spain, April 2016

“Pillole in Cerca di una Malattia” (Pastilla Busca Malatia) ha debuttato il 19 aprile 2016 sulla rete televisiva spagnola TV3, con sede a Barcellona. Segnalato dai giornalisti investigativi veterani Montse Armengou Martín e Richard Belis, il documentario di 75 minuti include questo capitolo di 12 minuti sui pericoli del finasteride, tra cui interviste a Medici e pazienti negli Stati Uniti.

Waywire – Persistent sexual dysfunction from Propecia?

July 24, 2012 — Waywire’s special correspondent Baruch Shemtov investigates recent studies about the hair-loss prevention drug Propecia (Finasteride) and sexual dysfunction. Dr. Darius Paduch of the Cornell Medical College department of Urology shares his thoughts on the controversial drug and persistent side effects.

Paul’s Propecia (Finasteride) Suicide Story/ Propecia Side Effects

Paul Innes explains how the hair loss drug Propecia drove him to suicide. The drug also had a catastrophic effect on Pauls mental, physical and sexual health. Paul is far from alone he is just one of many thousands of men around the world who have had their lives destroyed by Propecia.

France 5 report on the suicide of PFS patient Romain Mathieu

French health-news magazine Santé (in a story that debuted Nov. 24, 2016) examines the tragic death of Romain Mathieu. On June 7, 2016, the 25-year-old Parisian who had several months earlier moved home from London where he’d been studying at the most prestigious business school in Europe – and had been scheduled to intern at Deutsche Bank in July – sealed himself in a tent at a local park.

How one man said hair loss drug ruined his life

RICHMOND, Va. — Life has taken an unexpected turn for 35-year-old Matthew Dershewitz. Up until a month ago, Dershewitz taught fitness classes at Gold’s Gym in Arlington, worked as a teacher in an area hospital and had a successful tutoring business. “I used to make people do push ups and all sorts of high intensity training exercises,” Dershewitz said.