fluoxymesterone


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fluoxymesterone

 [floo-ok″se-mes´ter-ōn]
an androgen used in the treatment of male hypogonadism and delayed male puberty and in palliation of metastatic breast carcinoma in postmenopausal women; administered orally.

fluoxymesterone

Endocrinology A 17α-alkylated derivative of testosterone used for androgen replacement therapy Pros Oral Cons Hepatotoxicity–cholestasis, peliosis hepatis, liver tumors. See Androgen replacement therapy.
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No standardization of the use of adjunctive chemotherapy or regimens have been agreed upon, but agents reported include cisplatin, gemcitabine, 5-FU, mitomycin, adriamycin, thiotepa, fluoxymesterone, carboplatin, paclitaxel, docetaxel, and VP-16 [1, 4, 7,14].
For that purpose, 1 ml of human plasma samples were spiked with 25 [micro]l of the internal standard solution consisting of fluoxymesterone in methanol at a concentration of 4 [micro]g/ml and 40 [micro]l of pure methanol (to correct for the volume in accordance with the calibration samples).
Human SHBG binds dihydrotestosterone (DHT) > testosterone > estradiol as well as drugs such as levonorgestrel and fluoxymesterone (2).
In July, the company announced that it had received Food and Drug Administration approval for a supplemental Abbreviated New Drug Application and request for an alternate active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturer for Androxy (Fluoxymesterone Tablets), which treats a lack of natural testosterone in men and advanced breast cancer in post-menopausal women.
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Randomized comparison of megestrol acetate versus dexamethasone versus fluoxymesterone for the treatment of cancer anorexia/ cachexia.
2004.--Effect of Fluoxymesterone Fish Feed Granule on Sex Reversal of the Hybrid, Thai Red Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus Linn.
Hybrid tilapia fry fed 100 mg.kg-1 of fluoxymesterone yielded 96.1% sex reserved male population but higher than that dose rate of fluoxymeterone produced higher intersex and sterile fish (Manosori, 2004).
Those substances on the list are Fluoxymesterone, Nandrolone (e.g.
The first evidence linking CYP2D6 variants with treatment response was obtained from a prospective randomized phase III trial of postmenopausal women with ER-positive breast cancer (North Central Cancer Treatment Group adjuvant breast cancer trial) for the investigation of the effect of adding the androgen fluoxymesterone for 1 year to the standard regimen of 5 years of adjuvant tamoxifen.
Fluoxymesterone, a synthetic androgenic anabolic steroid is used to treat breast cancer [16,8,32].