Hormone Suppressants for Cancer Treatment

Abiraterone

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C24H31NO
Trade names
Zytiga
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Antiandrogen Pyridines
Administration
Oral
Notes

Bicalutamide

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C18H14F4N2O4S
Trade names
Casodex
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Anti-Androgen Nitrile
Administration
Oral
Notes

Degarelix

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C84H107ClN18O18
Trade names
Firmagon
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist GRH antagonist
Administration
Oral
Notes

Goserelin

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C59H84N18O14
Trade names
Zoladex
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Luteinizing hormone releasing hormone agonist Peptide
Administration
Injection, Subcutaneous
Notes
Used against breast and prostate cancer

Leuprolide

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C59H84N16O12
Trade names
Viadur, Eligard
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Luteinizing hormone releasing hormone agonist Peptide
Administration
Intravenous
Notes

Nilutamide

Other generic names:
Forumla:
C12H10F3N3O4
Trade names
Nilandron, Anandron
Class (action)
Class (chemical)
Anti-Androgen Hydantoin
Administration
Oral
Notes