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30.5.2 Estrogens

Estrogens, estrone (28.1.9), estradiol (28.1.17), ethynylestradiol (28.1.26), diethylstilbe-strol (28.1.33), and chlorotrianisene (30.5.2), are used for palliative treatment of postmenopausal breast cancer, prostate cancer, and breast cancer in men. It is highly probable that the mechanism of action is similar to the mechanism of action of androgens.

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Progestins, steroid compounds similar to progesterone, such as hydroxyprogesterone caproate (28.3.6), medroxyprogesterone acetate (28.3.7), and megestrol acetate (28.3.7), are used for palliative treatment of breast carcinomas and renal tumors. Progestins can have a direct local effect on cells, and can simultaneously lower the quantity of leutenizing hormone.

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