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Flashcards in Androgens Deck (8)
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1

Testosterone - indications

Hypogonadism
Osteoporosis (men)
HRT - prevent endometrial bleeding

2

Anabolic steroids (4 drugs)

Oxandrolone
Fluoxymesterone
Stanozolol
Tetrahydrogestrione

3

Anabolic steroids - adverse effects

Tendon rupture, heptaic dysfunction & failure, cholestatic jaundice, aggressiveness, psychosis, acne, impotence, premature cessation of growth, hirsutism.

4

Testosterone - administration

Buccal, transdermal, IM

5

Danazol - MOA

Feedback inhibition of GnRH + decreased estrogen secretion.
Weak andogenic activity

6

Danazol - indications

Heavy menstuation.
Endometriosis
Fibrocystic breast disease
Hereditary (men & women)

7

Danzol - contraindications

Pregnancy

8

Danazol - adverse effects

Mild hirsutism
Acne
Menstrual Irregularities
Hypercholesterolemia
Stroke