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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
No: Once antiandrogen therapy is stopped, the skin conditions treated (acne, hirsutism, hair shedding) seem to return to their former levels.

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
You need to tell mor: Why do you ask? Any block to the male(androgen) hormones can produce impotence and loss of libido. But it depends on what might be the cause in some ... Read More
Dr. Sudhir Bansal
75 years experience Endocrinology
Anti androgen male: Anti androgen in males result in changes of function and changes in sappearncefunction changes in clyde decrease in sexuality physical changes over mo ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Geffner
54 years experience Endocrinology
Google it: They block the activity of estrogen (a female hormone) in the breast and other tissues in the body. They may stop the growth of some breast tumors th ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
In women: I'll focus on treatment in women. Spironolactone is antiandrogen therapy used in women to decrease hirsutism & reduce male pattern type hair loss & sh ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Taylor
47 years experience Dermatology
May Help: Spironolactone may help some, but will not solve an oily skin problem. The best product is low dose Isotretinoin (accutane). You don't want to take ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raja Mudad
32 years experience Medical Oncology
No: The effects of Casodex are reversible once the medication is stopped, however, most patients are also receiving Lupron (leuprolide) (or equivalent) th ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Helps: We have used spironolactone in women with excess androgens (polycystic ovaries) for many years. It blocks testosterone action at the hair follicle. It ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Bodian
35 years experience Dermatology
Hormone workup: you should definitely see an endocrinologist. This is a hormone doctor. He or she will be able to perform a good physical and get some lab tests to ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Impossible: You did not share with us anything specific about 'the effects'.

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