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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Eulexin
Answer: Eulexin(flutamide) is an antiandrogen used mainly in causing medical castration. That is, complete inference with testosterone at the cellular level leading to a complete absence of testerones effects. This drug is commonly used in prostatic cancer since testosterone will accelerate the cancer. It is commonly used with leuprolide to treat prostate cancer. Some have advocated this drug to be used in sexual offenders as a way to decrease testerone levels.