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Doctor insights on: Is The Drug Degarelix A Chemical Castration That Cannot Be Reversed

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Castration (Definition)

The surgical removal of testicles in men and is known as orchiectomy. Done for men with prostate cancer who ...Read more


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I need the prescription for the best and cheapest Chemical Castration drug for lowering testosterone and lowering hair loss.

I need the prescription for the best and cheapest Chemical Castration drug for lowering testosterone and lowering hair loss.

See my remark: What is your purpose of lowering testosterone? specially at your age,never try anything like that.The hormone is important and critical in your normal physiologic functions. If you are having thining of your hair,that is a poor indication to be castrated.Additionally a prescription can only be written by a doctor after face to face encounter.Let me hear your response...... ...Read more

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I would like to know about chemical castration. What are the side effects?

I would like to know about chemical castration. What are the side effects?

Meds to reduce sexua: Chemical castration is administration of meds to reduce libido and sexual activity.It is reversible when the treatment is stopped, some permanent effect may remain drugs used are anti androgen in men, like cypoterone acitate, Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) given as injection every 3months, and benperidol an antipsychotic side effects are breast enlargement in men, increse in body fat, reduce body hair, loss of muscle mass. ...Read more

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Is chemical castration permanent?

Is chemical castration permanent?

No: The medications taken for chemical castration are effective only while you are talking the treatment. ...Read more

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What are the effects of chemical castration on an adult male?

What are the effects of chemical castration on an adult male?

Chemical castration: Chemical castration refers to being administered medications that diminish the body's ability to produce the "male hormone", testosterone. Doing so will typically cause diminished libido, decreased muscle mass, thinning of body hair, and demineralization of bones. ...Read more

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What are the best meds to take for chemical castration in men?

What are the best meds to take for chemical castration in men?

Not sure what u mean: Chemical castration means that a drug is given to stop or significantly lower testosterone production. I assume that is what you are talking about & you are now not able to achieve an erection. Not knowing more about your medical history it would be best to discuss this with your urologist. ...Read more

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What is the difference between chemical castration and physical castration?

Reversibility : Chemical castration is reversible by withdrawing the medication. Physical castration is not reversible ...Read more

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How can I get ahold of chemical castration kit?

How can I get ahold of chemical castration kit?

Ask your doctor!: Chemical or medical castration involves drugs that lower the sex hormone levels. Both shots and pills can be used, often in combination. Suggest a urologist would be a good doctor to speak to you about this. ...Read more

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For male pattern baldness (24 yrs), is spironolactone 25mg daily effective for hair regrowth? Can the dose cause chemical castration on long term use?

For male pattern baldness (24 yrs), is spironolactone 25mg daily effective for hair regrowth? Can the dose cause chemical castration on long term use?

No, it's not good: Sprinolactone is used to reduce the levels of male hormones in women with hair loss. It's not the appropriate drug for men. The only drugs that are fda approved for hair loss in men are Propecia and rogaine (minoxidil). Consult with your dermatologist for an appropriate treatment that fits your needs. ...Read more