Single-therapy androgen suppression
in men with advanced prostate cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Intermittent androgen suppression
was first described in a report by Dr.
The researchers found that androgen suppression
therapy had a negative effect on vitality, which includes mood and energy.
Higano, an oncologist at the university, also discussed less commonly appreciated side effects of combined androgen suppression
Potential benefits of intermittent androgen suppression
therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer: A systematic review of the literature.
In this study BSD Medical's BSD-2000 hyperthermia system was used to deliver local hyperthermia combined with conformal radiation therapy and androgen suppression
therapy in the treatment of prostate cancer.
A phase 3 protocol of androgen suppression
(AS) and 3DCRT/ IMRT vs.
The study team has a high degree of confidence that gabapentin, at a dose of 900 mg/day, moderately decreases hot flashes related to androgen suppression
therapy," said Dr.
In Germany, Plenaxis(R) is indicated to initiate hormonal castration in patients with advanced or metastatic, hormone-dependent prostate cancer, if androgen suppression
A parallel study (RTOG 86-10) has shown that androgen suppression
given before and during radiotherapy improved outcome in patients with Gleason 2-6 disease.
It covers areas such as: androgen suppression
, cytotoxic treatment