Prostate Cancer Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

degarelix Degarelix

Degarelix is a man-made form of a protein that reduces the amount of certain hormones in the body, including testosterone...learn more »

triptorelin Triptorelin

Triptorelin is a man-made form of a hormone that regulates many processes in the body. Triptorelin overstimulates the body's own production of certain hormon...learn more »

docetaxel Docetaxel

Docetaxel is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body...learn more »

bicalutamide Bicalutamide

Bicalutamide is an anti-androgen. It works in the body by preventing the actions of androgens (male hormones)...learn more »

nilutamide Nilutamide

Nilutamide is an antiandrogen. It works in the body to prevent the actions of androgens (male hormones)...learn more »

goserelin Goserelin

Goserelin is a man-made form of a hormone that regulates many processes in the body. Goserelin overstimulates the body's own production of certain hormones, ...learn more »

leuprolide Leuprolide

Leuprolide is a man-made form of a hormone that regulates many processes in the body. Leuprolide overstimulates the body's own production of certain hormones...learn more »

finasteride Finasteride

Finasteride prevents the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT) in the body. DHT is involved in the development of benign prostatic hyperpla...learn more »

flutamide (oral) Flutamide (oral)

Flutamide is an antiandrogen. It works in the body to prevent the actions of androgens (male hormones)...learn more »





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