Anti-androgen drugs in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a systematic review.

@article{Nomani2019AntiandrogenDI,
  title={Anti-androgen drugs in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a systematic review.},
  author={Homa Nomani and Amir Hooshang Mohammadpour and Seyed Mohammad Hassan Moallem and Mahdi Jannati YazdanAbad and George E. Barreto and Amirhossein Sahebkar},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry},
  year={2019}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to systematically investigate whether anti-androgens could significantly reduce obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) symptoms compared to placebo or usual care in OCD patients. METHODS PubMed, EMBASE, CENTRAL and International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP) databases were searched up to October 2018 using relevant keywords. All randomized and if not available non-randomized studies conducted on a population including OCD patients who were administered with…