Long-term efficacy of danazol treatment in hereditary angioedema.

@article{Fst2011LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term efficacy of danazol treatment in hereditary angioedema.},
  author={George F{\"u}st and Henriette Farkas and Dorottya Csuka and Lilian Varga and K Bork},
  journal={European journal of clinical investigation},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 3},
  pages={256-62}
}
BACKGROUND No systematic study has been published yet on the long-term efficacy of attenuated androgens in hereditary angioedema (HAE). Our aim was to conduct a follow-up study in two (German and Hungarian) cohorts of HAE patients (45 and 39 patients, respectively) undergoing uninterrupted treatment for 6 years with similar (starting dose 128 ± 78 mg per day and 136 ± 70 mg per day, respectively) and constant doses of danazol. DESIGN The frequencies of subcutaneous, abdominal and laryngeal… CONTINUE READING

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