cyproterone


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cyproterone

(sī-prŏt′ə-rōn′)
n.
A synthetic steroid that inhibits the secretion of androgens.
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Double-blind placebo crossover study of cyproterone acetate in the treatment of the paraphilias.
Comparison of cOCPs (having ethinyl estradiol 30 mcg/ desogestrel 150 mcg) plus spironolactone with cOCPs (containing ethinyl estradiol 35 mcg/ cyproterone acetate 2 mg) was done by Leelaphiwat et al and it showed improvement in mFG score from 4.27 +- 1.94 to 4.07 +- 1.91 in the combination group after 3 months of treatment18.
Atabekoglu et al., "Comparison of two oral contraceptive forms containing cyproterone acetate and drospirenone in the treatment of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A randomized clinical trial," Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol.
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.
Martin et al., "Effect of prolactin and bromocriptine on the population of prostate neuroendocrine cells from intact and cyproterone acetate-treated rats: stereological and immunohistochemical study," Anatomical Record, vol.
Patient was prepared and had androgen deprivation therapy using Cyproterone at dose of 300 mg per day.
Kestelyn, "Unilateral proptosis and blindness caused by meningioma in a patient treated with cyproterone acetate," GMS Ophthalmology Cases, vol.
The ATG_AR_TRANS assay exhibited differential activation to some known progesterone receptor agonists (such as spironolactone, mifepristone, cyproterone) but not to all (norethindrone and norgestrel) (Figure 3).
In the studies by Streuli et al (6) and Somunkiran et al (5), AMH levels did not decrease with OC use; conversely, Panidis et al (1) reported reduced AMH levels with OC (35 mg ethinylestradiol and 2 mg cyproterone acetate).
asiatica induced by cyproterone acetate (CPA) on human lymphocytes using chromosomal aberrations and sister chromatid exchanges as parameters.

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