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Dutasteride is an antiandrogen which inhibits the conversion of testosterone into dihydrotestosterone. Clinical studies have found it to be more effective than finasteride in doing so, as it inhibits both isoforms of 5-alpha reductase.
Combination therapy for prostate trouble For men with enlargement of the prostate gland, also called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), combining two classes of drugs reduces the risk of significant ... From Nutrition Health Review,
Pipeline previews Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) 76-329 Approval date: 11/6/02 Name: Amcinonide Lotion USP, .1% Type: Generic approval for Cyclocort Applicant: Altana, Inc. OTC/RX status: RX Ind From Journal of Drugs in Dermatology,
FDA approvals - Avodart, Subutex, Suboxone Dutasteride. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved dutasteride (Avodart) for the treatment of symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia ... From American Family Physician,
by Carrie Morantz
Managing Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Medical and surgical options for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia have expanded in recent years. Saw palmetto, the most widely used complementary ... From American Family Physician,
by Pamela Dull
Significant FDA Approvals in 2001 The most urgent task faced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the wake of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, was to assure the availability of medical products for the trea From American Family Physician,
by Thomas J. Mcginnis
2 efforts emerge to further prostate cancer fight 2 efforts emerge to further prostate cancer fight By MARILYNN MARCHIONE firstname.lastname@example.org, Journal Sentinel Monday, October 20, 2003 Recent news that a drug can lower a man's From Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, The,
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