Hepatotoxicity Induced by Antiandrogens: A Review of the Literature

  title={Hepatotoxicity Induced by Antiandrogens: A Review of the Literature},
  author={Zebron Thole and G. Manso and E. Salgueiro and P. Revuelta and A. Hidalgo},
  journal={Urologia Internationalis},
  pages={289 - 295}
  • Zebron Thole, G. Manso, +2 authors A. Hidalgo
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Urologia Internationalis
  • Introduction: Hepatotoxicity is a serious adverse reaction potentially induced by all antiandrogens. We have reviewed here the published cases of hepatotoxicity induced by steroidal and nonsteroidal antiandrogens, and compared the type and characteristics of liver damage. Methods: Using two different databases: MEDLINE and IDIS (Iowa Drug Information Service), we searched for published cases of liver injury induced by antiandrogens. Analysis was made of the type of hepatotoxicity, therapeutic… CONTINUE READING
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