Treatment of premenstrual syndromes with progesterone antagonists (e.g., RU-486): political and methodological issues.

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The effect of political and social considerations on development and availability of medication is exemplified by the debate of the progesterone antagonist RU-486 and its indications. Premenstrual syndromes (PMS) are quite prevalent. In some women they are severe enough to warrant treatment, but at present there is no single treatment modality that has been… (More)

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@article{Halbreich1990TreatmentOP, title={Treatment of premenstrual syndromes with progesterone antagonists (e.g., RU-486): political and methodological issues.}, author={Uriel M Halbreich}, journal={Psychiatry}, year={1990}, volume={53 4}, pages={407-9} }