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The effects of an anabolic steroid (oxandrolone) on reproductive development in the male rat

Oxandrolone, a 5u03b1-reduced anabolic steroid used for the treatment of short stature disease in children, is a 5u03b1-reduced anabolic steroid. We've analyzed the effects of anabolic steroids on male rats' reproductive growth in male rats with oxandrolone therapy beginning two days after weaning due to a lack of information on the effects of anabolic steroids on the reproductive system. The testes, prostate glands, and seminal vesicles in the study group's treatment group were all significantly reduced, with 69%, 58%, and 29 percent below control values, respectively, and were significantly reduced. Testicular testosterone production in a 3-h incubation was restricted in the treated animals to 1. 3% of control values. The treated animals' Serum FSH and LH were both significantly less than controls, with Serum FSH and LH in both cases significantly less than controls. It was discovered that treatment of young male rats with oxandrolone has positive effects on the adult male reproductive organs, which are widespread and widespread in many ways.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1530/acta.0.1260173


Long-term effects of previous oxandrolone treatment in adult women with Turner syndrome

The results of a trial on the effects of oxandrolone in girls with TS have previously been reported. Ox in a dose of 0. 03 mg/kg/day greatly increased adult height gain, although Ox mg/kg/day did not, owing to deceleration of breast growth and mild virilization, deceleration of breast development and mild virilization. The aim of this follow-up study in adult participants of the pediatric trial was to investigate the long-term effects of previous Ox therapy. 133 girls were treated with GH, Ox 0. 03, or Ox 0. 06 from 8 years of age and estrogen from 12 years old, according to the latest randomized controlled trial. Conclusion: In TS patients, Ox 0. 03 mg/kg/day has a beneficial effect on adult height gain. Despite publicly reported deceleration of breast formation after Ox 0. 03 therapy, adult breast size is not affected.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1530/eje-12-0404


OXANDROLONE EFFECT ON GROWTH AND BONE AGE IN IDIOPATHIC GROWTH FAILURE

The adjusted height age u0394 and bone age u0394 were approximately equal and nearly double those of 50th percentile averages, although 9 patients stayed for an additional six months. If medication is stopped after 6 months, growth rate, and corrected height age u0394 was downplayed, but not bone age u0394> decreased dramatically during the next six months. In four out of nine patients treated intermittently over 12 months, bone age u0394 exceeded corrected height age u0394 by 3 or more months, indicating unfavourable effect on predicted final stature in those situations. During the period of care, careful monitoring of bone age at 6 months intervals and liver function at 3 months intervals is recommended.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1530/acta.0.0590307


A Reappraisal of Oxandrolone in Burn Management

Object: Burn injuries are one of the most common traumatic injuries worldwide. Several studies have shown that the steroid oxandrolone enhances burn injuries by increasing anabolic and decreasing catabolic reactions. This report examines the effectiveness and uses of oxandrolone in relation to burn management and therapy. U201d and u201c Burns are two of the key benefits of oxandrolone therapy for burn patients, according to our search strategy for PubMed. u201d and u201d are examples of the most common use of the drug. However, oxandrolone therapy did not have an effect on mortality, bacterial, or liver disease. Oxandrolone remains an excellent therapy for reducing the hypermetabolic response and comorbidities of burn injuries. Future clinical trials are needed using larger sample sizes and a long-term follow-up to see if oxandrolone used in rehabilitation settings can reduce mortality, lower treatment costs, and improve function among burn patients.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1177/87551225221091115


Safety and Efficacy of Oxandrolone in Growth Hormone-Treated Girls with Turner Syndrome: Evidence from Recent Studies and Recommendations for Use

There has been no agreement on the effectiveness and safety of oxandrolone in comparison to growth hormone in girls with Turner syndrome, the optimal age for this therapy, or the optimal dose. On average 2. 3-4. 6 cm, the addition of Ox to GH therapy results in an increase in adult height. In contrast to routine follow-up reports for TS, we recommend monitoring signs of virilization breast formation and potentially blood lipids during Ox therapy. Supplementive therapy with Ox starting from 8-10 years old in girls with TS that are excessively short for age, in whom very little adult growth is predicted, or in which the growth rate is low despite good adherence with GH is expected, can be considered.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000358195


Effect of Oxandrolone and Timing of Oral Ethinylestradiol Initiation on Pubertal Progression, Height Velocity and Bone Maturation in the UK Turner Study

Background: A UK analysis found that final height in Turner syndrome girls receiving growth hormones is affected by age at pubertal induction and oxandrolone, as well as oxandrolone. Methods: An HV, bone age, and pubertal stage in 92 TS girls randomly assigned to Ox or placebo from 9 years, and EE 2 or placebo at 12 years with EE 2 or placebo at 14 years. Bone maturation in girls receiving EE 2 at 12 versus 14 years was quicker than normal, but neither group indicated change. Despite similar mean enrolment height SD and dysmorphology scores, girls with spontaneous puberty had more pubertal growth and height gain than EE 2-treated girls. Conclusion: Pubertal induction with EE 2 does not follow the same rate seen in ill-affected girls or TS girls with spontaneous puberty.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000356924


Effect of Oxandrolone on Glucose Metabolism in Growth Hormone-Treated Girls with Turner Syndrome

The inadequate androgen oxandrolone can raise height, but it may also affect glucose metabolism in girls with Turner syndrome. Insulin sensitivity, determined by the whole-body insulin sensitivity index, decreased during GH+Ox/Pl with no differences between the dosage groups. Fasting glucose was less frequently impaired on GH+Ox, and HbA1c values were lower than on GH+Pl. In GH-treated girls with TS, Ox at a dose of 0. 03 or 0. 06 mg/day does not appear to have a significant effect on insulin sensitivity, according to the authors.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000319313


Prospective Study Confirms Oxandrolone-Associated Improvement in Height in Growth Hormone-Treated Adolescent Girls with Turner Syndrome

Background/Aims: Untreated children with Turner syndrome have growth loss, and adult height is, on average, 20 cm less than predicted height. In a long-term, randomized, placebo-controlled prospective trial to near-adult height in TS, the aim of this research was to determine the benefits of adding oxandrolone to GH. Methods: A prospective, randomized, Pl-controlled research: 76 girls with TS were randomly assigned to Ox or Pl in combination with GH for over 2 years. After four years, the GH/Ox and GH/Pl groups' mineral density of the wrist and spine in the GH/Ox and Pl groups was roughly similar. Since four years of medication, slowed breast growth, and did not affect girls with TS, the addition of Ox to GH raised height gain at mean age 12. 0 b1 1. 7 year. If initiation of Ox prior to the beginning of pubertal development would improve height gain without impeding breast growth, it would require further investigation.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000317529


A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Comparison of Letrozole to Oxandrolone Effects upon Growth and Puberty of Children with Constitutional Delay of Puberty and Idiopathic Short Stature

The comparison of letrozole's effects with that of oxandrolone on predicted adult height, puberty, bone mineral density, serum insulin-like growth factor 1, and blood lipoproteins was compared by our researchers. Methods: 91 CDGP boys with predicted short stature were treated with letrozole, oxandrolone, or placebo at the outpatient pediatric endocrine clinic of Mofid Children's Hospital in Tehran for two years in a prospective, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Conclusion: Letrozole raises PAH more than oxandrolone and reduces pubertal stage and bone mineralization less in CDGD teenage boys with predicted short stature, according to this first randomised controlled clinical trial.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000315482


Effect of Growth Hormone and Oxandrolone Treatment on Glucose Metabolism in Turner Syndrome

Before and during treatment and after 6 and 24 months of growth-promoting therapy with recombinant human growth hormone and oxandrolone, as well as after termination of therapy, 18 girls with Turner syndrome, glucose tolerance were studied. The area under the curve for glucose grew rapidly during the course of therapy and then returned to the baseline value shortly after. During treatment, fasting insulin and especially the integrated insulin values during oGTT grew steadily, but were still substantial above levels than before treatment. Given the fact that in untreated children with Turner syndrome the fasting insulin and AUCi rise with age, one can expect that the insulinaemia has returned to an age-specific average after treatment has been restored to an age-specific norm. In these 17 girls with Turner syndrome, the effect of a combined growth hormone and oxandrolone growth-promoting therapy on glucose metabolism was entirely reversed.

Source link: https://doi.org/10.1159/000023505

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