Corpus ID: 1760349

Effects of Letrozole Compared with Danazol on Patients with Confirmed Endometriosis: A Randomized Clinical Trial

  title={Effects of Letrozole Compared with Danazol on Patients with Confirmed Endometriosis: A Randomized Clinical Trial},
  author={Mohamad Ali Roghaei and Hatav Ghasemi Tehrany and A. Taherian and N. Koleini},
Background: Letrozole is an aromatase inhibitor which can decrease estrogen production in peripheral tissues and endometriosis. Danazol, as an androgen, inhibits estrogen production in ovaries and recently has been introduced as an aromatase inhibitor. This study was designed to compare the effects of Danazol with Letrozole on endometriosis symptom relief. Materials and Methods: This study was a randomized clinical trial in which 105 patients with confirmed endometriosis were randomly assigned… Expand
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