buserelin

Ligand id: 3860

Name: buserelin

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
No information available.
Summary of Clinical Use
Buserelin is used to treat prostate cancer.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Buserelin desensitizes the GnRH receptor, reducing the secretion of LH and testosterone. Antiandrogens must also be administered to ameliorate the effects of the LH and testosterone surge caused by the buserelin-induced drop in andregen levels.