antiandrogen


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an·ti·an·dro·gen

 (ăn′tē-ăn′drə-jən, ăn′tī-)
n.
A substance that inhibits the biological effects of androgenic hormones.
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ADT was performed using the combination of a luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist and a nonsteroidal antiandrogen, bicalutamide.
For women with hormonally mediated acne, give a trial of oral contraceptives with antiandrogen properties or spironolactone.
12); radiation therapy, antiandrogen therapy, histologic subtype, necrosis rate, grade of sarcoma are not predictive to estimate overall survival.
15) By contrast, triple treatment with an OEP plus metformin plus an antiandrogen is associated with a decrease in circulating adipokines and visceral fat mass.
Spironolactone also has antiandrogen properties, and while it is not Food and Drug Administration-approved for the treatment of acne, the AAD guidelines support selective use in women.
Prostate specific antigen was then monitored as the patients received antiandrogen treatment, either with abiraterone or enzalutamide, in order to track the progression free survival.
For patients who have undergone TAB, the antiandrogen (AA) should be discontinued to test for an AA withdrawal response (AAWD).
A systematic review identified 4 studies (132 patients) of antiandrogen therapy for hirsutism in PCOS.
Keywords: Antiandrogen Bicalutamide Rats Testicular weight.
Other new antineoplastics are the antiandrogen enzalutamide (Xtandi; prostate cancer but could be used for other cancers), the proteasome inhibitor carfilzomib (Kyprolis; multiple myeloma), and the protein synthesis inhibitor omacetaxine (Synribo; leukemia).
Among areas of concentration are anti-hypertenisve, anticonvulsant, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiadrenergic, anticholinergic, anticholesterol, antifungal, antihistamine, antiandrogen, analgesic and antiretroviral