In prostate stimulated to grow the male sex hormone testosterone prostate tumors. Used drugs or surgery, in order testosterone – of testosterone or testosterone – blocking effects. However, sometimes when testosterone levels continue to grow even when testosterone levels are low. Men with these cancers castration castration-resistant prostate cancer.
For Late-Stage Prostate CancerThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Zytiga in combination with prednisone in patients with advanced castration-resistant prostate cancer who have received, treat prior docetaxel .
Zytiga the safety and effectiveness have been in a clinical study of 1195 patients with established advanced castration-resistant prostate cancer who had received prior treatment with docetaxel chemotherapy Patients received either Patients received either Zytiga once daily in combination with prednisone two times a day or a placebo twice daily in combination with prednisone.
Zytiga is a pill that targets a protein called cytochrome P450 17A1 , which plays an important role in the production of testosterone. Continue reading “In prostate stimulated to grow the male sex hormone testosterone prostate tumors.”