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Pacific Cyproterone Medication
I'm transgender and take 50mg of cyproterone daily under supervision. I work nights & sleep from 9am to 5pm. When do I take my medication? 8am or 6pm?
It makes no difference.: Just make sure that you take at the same time every day. Best wishes. ...Read more
Is cyproterone acetate medication same as having prostatectomy as I m on cyproterone acetate and never ejaculate and orgasm. Are these the right symptoms on this medication? What's the half life of it?
Need more info...: The specifics and relevance of points in this Q are not clear enough to deduce a proper answer, like why you used CPA & for how long, etc. Prostatectomy is done for benign obstructive voiding or prostate cancer; these two are done in different ways for different purpose. As a surgery, it affects the local function in voiding and erection as opposed to CPA induces its systemic effects including. .. ...Read more
Can cyproterone acetate not only reduce but eliminate my sex drive? If not, what can? (drugs, surgeries, ect.)
Over-treated with cyproterone acetate, 5 ys after quitting still don't ovulate & have menstrual irregularities. A drug for reversing the side effects?
Please go online to "www. Netdoctor. Co.uk/cancer/medicines/decapeptyl-sr. Html"
and you will gradually find what you are looking for.
There are many similar articles from the past but this is the latest (7/10/14).
Not easy reading but take your time and then discuss with your doctor if you need more help. ...Read more
Please look up cyproterone acetate on the web and read through as many related articles as you can.
My advice is not to take this but I will leave that to your opinion once you have gone through several items.
Do you really need it? ...Read more
Yes, you should not: Mix the two. Do not use them together ...Read more
Surely your doctor told you why you take this medication. If not please find out why he/she prescribed this. This medication is not prescribed just for the heck of it but for a good clinical reason. You need to find out from your doctor.
I presume you are being seen on a regular basis. ...Read more
See below: I am unaware of any adverse interactions with taking these two medications together. ...Read more
Is it ok to use an ampule which has been in the heat for some time but not expired? It is an ampule for androcur or cyproterone acetate.
Ampoules: Depends on the recommended storage temp. If outside for long- discard the injection ...Read more
I have been dieting and exercising but still my weight is unchanged or increasing. Is that because of 200mg cyproterone acetate I take?
Well: You are exercising but how many calories are you eating and what kind of exercise. Try eating only 2000 calories per day and 1 hour of cardiac exercise per day ...Read more
See below: Cyproterone acetate, as you likely are aware of, reduces testosterone (T). Most common adverse symptoms, related to lowering of T, are loss of libido, ED, fatigue, hot flushes, sweating, weight gain, gynecomastia, and depressed mood. Unclear as why you have noticed "oily hands" after stopping med for only 2 days as too short a time for T levels to significantly increase. Likely insignificant. ...Read more
Does cyproterone acetate makes men obese and hard to lose weight even with intensive diet n exercise?
Don't know: As far as I know, cyproterone acetate is not in use in USA. You will need to consult a doc in your country. ...Read more
My fiance is taking Cyproterone mylan 50mg and provames estradiol 1mg daily prescribed for other reasons. Can we rely on those as a prevention method?
If your fiance is male, no. If female then yes. -Severe acne in women that has not responded to treatment with oral antibiotics.
-Abnormal hair growth in women as a result of excessive production of male sex hormones (hirsutism).
-This medicine will also provide contraception for women taking it for acne or hirsutism, but it should not be used solely as a contraceptive ...Read more
She took Cyproterone 50mg&estradiol1mg 4 some hormonal problems. Took it for 2 months, still didn't her period 3 weeks after stopping.3 preg. Test -ve?
Y are women with pcos given 50mg cyproterone acetate and some with 2mg? Y the difference? Is 50mg more effective?
Doesn't matter: In most cases, usually physician preference, both doses can work. Footnote for any us readers: cyproterone acetate is not available in the us. ...Read more