Noticias de la Fundación del SPF

La Escuela de Medicina de Estudios Epidemiológicos de Feinberg Sugiere Decenas de Miles de Casos de SPF en Gente Joven Tomando Finasterida para la Caída del Cabello

SOMERSET, N.J., March 9, 2017 – More than one percent of young men who took finasteride for 206 days or longer developed persistent erectile dysfunction (PED) that lasted an average of 4.2 years after drug discontinuation, according to a new study published today in PeerJ. In all, researchers examined the electronic medical records (EMR) of […]

Un Estudio Clínico Sugiere que Existen ‘Anormalías Neurobiológicas Subyacentes’ en los Usuarios de Finasteride con Disfunción Sexual Permanente

SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 29, 2016 – Men who experience persistent sexual dysfunction after discontinuing finasteride have “neurobiological abnormalities,” suggests a new study published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Among those abnormalities is neural circuitry that overlaps with functional abnormalities identified in men suffering from “major depression.” Titled Characteristics of Men Who Report […]

El Programa de Apoyo Conecta Pacientes con SPF en Todo el Mundo

SOMERSET, N.J., 21 de septiembre, 2016 – La Fundación del Síndrome Post-Finasterida ha iniciado un programa para conectar a los pacientes con SPF unos con otros para el apoyo mutuo. Cualquier paciente de SPF o miembro de la familia de un paciente SPF que quiera participar debe descargar el Formulario de Apoyo al Paciente SPF, […]

Discurso Anual de la Fundación SPF 2016

Aug. 4, 2016 Dear Friends: I began last year’s annual address by letting you know how encouraged I was that the National Institutes of Health had not only added PFS to its Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center but linked to our website. Now I’m equally encouraged to note a similar milestone, achieved exactly one […]

Dos Documentales Europeos, un Hito en la Concienzación del SPF

SOMERSET, N.J., July 14, 2016 – A pair of European documentaries focusing on post-finasteride syndrome mark the first time the condition has been the subject of extended TV coverage on any continent. The first documentary, titled “Pills in Search of an Illness,” debuted April 19 on the Spanish public TV network TV3 in Barcelona. Reported […]

Aumenta el Suicidio Inducido por Finasterida y el Comportamiento Autolesivo en un 33% en la Base de datos de Reacciones Adversas a Medicamentos de La Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS)

SOMERSET, N.J., Jan. 5, 2016 – Reports of finasteride-induced Suicidal and Self-Injurious Behavior are up 33 percent in the World Health Organization Progamme for International Drug Monitoring’s database of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) for Q4 vs. Q3 2015. Within that category (itself a subcategory of Psychiatric Disorders), suicidal ideaton is up 47.2%; suicide attempts up […]

El Tráfico de la Página Web de la Fundación del SPF aumenta hasta un 33% Año tras Año

SOMERSET, N.J., Jan. 5, 2016 – Traffic to the PFS Foundation website rose 33.6 percent in 2015, compared to 2014, according to Google Analytics. Concurrently, users in 161 countries—or 82.5 percent of the world (as defined by the 195 nations recognized by the U.S. Department of State)—accessed information on the condition via PFSFoundation.org in 2015, […]

Recordatorio: Informe de de sus Síntomas por SPF a las Autoridades Nacionales de Farmacovigilancia

SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 9, 2015 – The Post-Finasteride Syndrome Foundation is reminding PFS patients to report all persistent side effects to their respective national pharmacovigilance authorities for inclusion in the World Health Organization Progamme for International Drug Monitoring’s VigiBase database for adverse drug reactions (ADRs). Run by Uppsala Monitoring Centre (UMC), which provides scientific leadership […]