Comparison of the pharmacology of nafarelin and danazol

American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Robert L Barbieri


The pharmacologic profiles of danazol and nafarelin differ considerably from each other. Danazol interacts with multiple classes of proteins, whereas the gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist nafarelin interacts only with the pituitary gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor. Differences in the molecular, endocrine, and clinical pharmacologic properties of these agents may provide clues to their varying effects in the management of women with endometriosis.


Dec 1, 1977·Endocrinology·R L BarbieriK J Ryan
Nov 1, 1979·The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism·C B Laurell, G Rannevik
Jun 1, 1989·American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology·K A BurryD R Illingworth
Oct 1, 1988·The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism·J S JohansenC Christiansen
Sep 1, 1983·Clinical Endocrinology·G JenkinG D Thorburn

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