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Hormone drugs

There are a number of different hormone therapies that you might have as part of your treatment for prostate cancer. The one you need depends on your individual situation. You can find out more about each drug and possible side effects by going to each page.

Leuprorelin (Prostap, Lutrate)

Leuprorelin is a type of hormone therapy. It is a treatment for prostate cancer and breast cancer. 

Goserelin (Zoladex) for prostate cancer

Goserelin is a type of hormone therapy. This page is about goserelin for prostate cancer. 

Buserelin (Suprefact)

Buserelin is a type of hormone therapy. It is a treatment for prostate cancer.

Bicalutamide (Casodex)

Find out what bicalutamide is, how you have it and other important information about having bicalutamide.

Flutamide

Flutamide is a type of hormone therapy. It is a treatment for prostate cancer.

Enzalutamide (Xtandi)

Enzalutamide is a type of hormone therapy. It is a treatment for prostate cancer. 

Cyproterone acetate (Cyprostat)

Read about cyproterone acetate, how you have it and other important information about taking this hormone therapy. 

Triptorelin (Decapeptyl SR, Gonapeptyl Depot)

Find out what triptorelin is, how you have it and other important information about having triptorelin.

Last reviewed: 
02 Jul 2019

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