cyproterone


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cy·prot·er·one

 (sī-prŏt′ə-rōn′)
n.
A synthetic steroid that inhibits the secretion of androgens.

cyproterone

(saɪˈprɒtəˌrəʊn)
n
an antiandrogen drug that suppresses testosterone in the body
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Medications: Certain medications can sometimes reduce libido in men, like medication for high blood pressure may prevent ejaculation, or anti-androgenic drugs such as cimetidine, finasteride and cyproterone, which block the effects or reduce the production of testosterone.
Hormone regime for transgender individuals receiving hormone therapy in New Zealand (2,11,27) Gender transition Hormone class Drug Options Female sex hormone Oestradiol valerate Male to female Estradot Anti-androgen Cyproterone acetate Spironolactone Testosterone Sustanon Female to male Male sex hormone Testosterone Cypionate (androgen) Testosterone Gender transition Dose (pre-gonadectomy) 2-8 mg/day (oral) Male to female 100 [micro]g 2x weekly (patch) 50-100 mg/day (oral) 100-200 mg/day (oral) 250mg/ml.
Cyproterone acetate (CPA) is a steroidal anti-androgenic medication used in the field of psychiatry for the treatment of hypersexuality and inappropriate sexual behaviour.
Endocrine and metabolic effects of metformin versus ethinyl estradiol cyproterone acetate in obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized study.
Predicted Compound name result Total domain 17[alpha]-Estradiol Active In domain 17[beta]-Estradiol Active In domain 17[beta]-Trenbolone Active In domain 17-Methyltestosterone Active In domain 5[alpha]-Dihydrotestosterone Active In domain Cyproterone acetate (a) Active In domain (belongs to training set) Mifepristone Cannot predict Out of Domain Norethindrone Active In domain Norgestrel Active In domain Progesterone Active In domain Spironolactone Active In domain Compound name NVS_NR_cAR NVS_NR_hAR NVS_NR_rAR 17[alpha]-Estradiol 0.
This study aimed to compare the different effects of drospirenone (DRP)-containing COCs with cyproterone acetate (CPA)-containing COCs, combined with metformin and lifestyle modifications in women with PCOS and metabolic disorders.
asiatica induced by cyproterone acetate (CPA) on human lymphocytes using chromosomal aberrations and sister chromatid exchanges as parameters.
desogestrel, gestodene, cyproterone acetate and drospirinone) are clearly second choice behind the second- and first-generation progestins.
She had previously been labelled as a case of polycystic ovarian syndrome (POCS) and had been placed on Diane 35 (ethinyl estradiol + cyproterone acetate) by a gynaecologist.
In an advisory, the agency said the use of cyproterone acetate+ethinylestradiol (OC-35) 2 mg/0.
Women exposed to drospirenone, gestodene, cyproterone, and desogestrel within the last 28 days had around a four times increased risk of venous thromboembolism," the investigators found.
Pills containing one of the newer types of progestogen hormone - such as drospirenone, desogestrel, gestodene, and cyproterone - are associated with an increased risk of VTE than pills containing older progestogens such as levonorgestrel and norethisterone, it was found.