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Androgens Summary

Description: Compounds that interact with ANDROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of TESTOSTERONE. Depending on the target tissues, androgenic effects can be on SEX DIFFERENTIATION; male reproductive organs, SPERMATOGENESIS; secondary male SEX CHARACTERISTICS; LIBIDO; development of muscle mass, strength, and power.

Also Known As: Androgen Receptor Agonists; Androgenic Agents; Androgenic Compounds; Agents, Androgenic; Agonists, Androgen Receptor Show All >>

Networked: 4625 relevant articles (106 outcomes, 484 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Androgens is Relevant

  1. Prostatic Neoplasms (Prostate Cancer) : 20 outcomes 99 studies in 913 results
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 10 outcomes 45 studies in 554 results
  3. Hirsutism : 8 outcomes 12 studies in 207 results
  4. Acne Vulgaris : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 148 results
  5. Anemia : 7 outcomes 9 studies in 40 results
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Drugs Related to Androgens

  1. Estrogens (Estrogen)
  2. Testosterone (Sustanon)
  3. Estradiol (Estrace)
  4. Hormones
  5. Androgen Antagonists (Antiandrogens)
  6. Androgen Receptors (Androgen Receptor)
  7. Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
  8. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)
  9. Insulin (Novolin)
  10. Steroids
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Therapies Related to Androgens

  1. Castration
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  4. Contraception (Birth Control)
  5. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement)
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