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Cyproterone

An anti-androgen that, in the form of its acetate (CYPROTERONE ACETATE), also has progestational properties. It is used in the treatment of hypersexuality in males, as a palliative in prostatic carcinoma, and, in combination with estrogen, for the therapy of severe acne and hirsutism in females.
Also Known As:
Cyproterone, 1alpha,2 alpha,9 beta,10 alpha-Isomer; 3'H-Cyclopropa(1,2)pregna-1,4,6-triene-3,20-dione, 6-chloro-1,2-dihydro-17-hydroxy-, (1beta,2beta)-
Networked: 63 relevant articles (7 outcomes, 12 trials/studies)

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Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Vinogradova, Yana: 1 article (01/2015)
2. Hippisley-Cox, Julia: 1 article (01/2015)
3. Coupland, Carol: 1 article (01/2015)
4. Nardi, Lívia: 1 article (05/2014)
5. de Lima Pompeo, Antonio Carlos: 1 article (05/2014)
6. Del Giglio, Auro: 1 article (05/2014)
7. de Castro, Marilia Germanos: 1 article (05/2014)
8. Korkes, Fernando: 1 article (05/2014)
9. de Cassio Zequi, Stenio: 1 article (05/2014)
10. Abtahi-Naeini, Bahareh: 1 article (01/2014)

Related Diseases

1. Acne Vulgaris
2. Prostatic Neoplasms (Prostate Cancer)
3. Hyperandrogenism
4. Seizures (Seizure)
5. Epilepsy (Aura)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Flutamide (Eulexin)
2. Cyproterone Acetate
3. Estradiol (Estrace)
4. Estrogen Receptor Modulators (Antiestrogen)
5. Mifepristone (RU 486)
6. Isotretinoin (Accutane)
7. Tetracycline (Achromycin)
8. Tamoxifen
9. Pentylenetetrazole (Metrazol)
10. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
2. Orchiectomy (Orchidectomy)
3. Hormone Replacement Therapy (Therapy, Hormone Replacement)
4. Prostatectomy (Retropubic Prostatectomy)
5. Contraception (Birth Control)