Drug which turns off the production of testosterone. Some people believe testosterone reduces the effectiveness of chelation, a chemical intervention used to treat autism.
Found on http://www.researchautism.net/glossary.ikml?l=l
<chemical> A synthetic nonapeptide agonist analog of gonadorelin. It is used in the treatment of advanced prostatic cancer, fibrocystic disease of the breast, and leiomyoma of the uterus. ... Pharmacological action: antineoplastic agent, hormonal. ... Chemical name: Luteinizing hormone-releasing factor (pig), 6-D-leucine-9-(N-ethyl-L-prolinam
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(loo-pro´līd) a synthetic analogue of gonadotropin-releasing hormone, used in the form of the acetate ester as an antineoplastic agent, treatment for endometriosis, and gonadotropin inhibitor. Administered subcutaneously or intramuscularly.
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The active ingredient in a drug used to treat symptoms of advanced prostate cancer. It is also used to treat early puberty in children and certain gynecologic conditions. It is being studied in the treatment of other conditions and types of cancer. Leuprolide blocks the body from making testosterone (a male hormone) and estradiol (a female hormone)
Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=L
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