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Scientific Name: Triptorelin
Brand Name: Decapeptyl, Trelstar, Triptodur
Company Owner: Not Available
Mechanism Of Action Triptorelin is a synthetic agonist analog of gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) . Animal studies comparing triptorelin to native GnRH found that triptorelin had 13 fold higher releasing activity for luteinizing hormone, and 21-fold higher releasing activity for follicle-stimulating hormone.
Description of the Drug: Triptorelin is a GnRH agonist indicated for the palliative treatment of advanced prostate cancer.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-01-23 from