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Hormone (androgen deprivation) therapy for prostate cancer

... Flare can be avoided by giving drugs called anti-androgens for a few weeks
when starting treatment with LHRH analogs. ... Anti-androgens. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-hormone-therapy

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer

... To reduce flare, drugs called anti-androgens can be given for a few
weeks before starting treatment with LHRH analogs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/overviewguide/prostate-cancer-overview-treating-hormone-therapy

Cancer Glossary

... See also anti-androgens, chemical castration, hormone therapy, luteinizing
hormone-releasing hormone antagonists, luteinizing hormone ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=a

Hormone therapy for breast cancer in men

... breast cancer as well. Luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH)
analogs and anti-androgens. LHRH analogs such as ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-treating-hormone-therapy

Enzalutamide

... Enzalutamide works in a slightly different way than other anti-androgens, and
it may be effective even if these other drugs no longer work. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/enzalutamide

Study: New Drug Enzalutamide Extends Life in Advanced ...

... Anti-androgens help block this signal, but eventually almost all prostate cancers
treated with currently available anti-androgens or other forms of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/study-new-drug-enzalutamide-extends-life-in-advanced-prostate-cancer

Study: New Drug Enzalutamide Extends Life in Advanced ...

... Anti-androgens help block this signal, but eventually almost all prostate cancers
treated with currently available anti-androgens or other forms of ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/study-new-drug-enzalutamide-extends-life-in-advanced-prostate-cancer

Systemic treatments for bone metastases

... cancer cell. Drugs that do this include anti-androgens, selective
estrogen receptor modulators, and anti-estrogens. For ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/bonemetastasis/bone-metastasis-systemic-treatments

Systemic treatments for bone metastases

... For example, men with prostate cancer can be given anti-androgens,
which block the hormones' effects on cancer cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/bonemetastasis/bone-metastasis-treating-systemic-treatments