Ovulation induction with adjuvant antiandrogen treatment was carried out in 50 cycles of 24 hyperandrogenic anovulatory patients. Besides the clomiphene and gonadotrophin (pure FSH) administration on the bases of antiandrogenic effects of the drugs three treatment groups (dexamethasone, sprinolactone and cyproterone acetate) were established. In 40 cases of 50 cycles ovulation were detected and 11 pregnancies occurred. The authors achieved the highest ovulation and pregnancy rate in the group treated with cyproterone acetate. The highest progesterone and the lowest testosterone levels were measured in the same group. According to our investigations adjuvant antiandrogen treatment with cyproterone acetate advisable in the cases of hyperandrongenic conditions.
|Translated title of the contribution||Ovulation induction with adjuvant antiandrogen treatment in Stein-Leventhal syndrome|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 17 1996|
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