Gestrinone versus danazol in the treatment of endometriosis.

  title={Gestrinone versus danazol in the treatment of endometriosis.},
  author={Luigi Fedele and Stefano Bianchi and T Viezzoli and Luisa Arcaini and Giampaolo Candiani},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={51 5},
Thirty-nine infertile patients with laparoscopic diagnosis of endometriosis were allocated randomly to treatment with gestrinone 2.5 mg twice weekly (20 patients) or danazol 600 mg/day (19 patients) for 6 months. If amenorrhea was not obtained after 1 month of treatment, the gestrinone dose was increased to 2.5 mg three times a week (7 patients) and the danazol dose to 800 mg/day (2 patients). One month after the end of the treatment, a repeat laparoscopy was performed only in the women who… CONTINUE READING

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