Successful medical adrenalectomy with amino-glutethimide. Role of altered drug metabolism

JAMA. 1974 Dec 23-30;230(12):1661-5.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones / biosynthesis*
  • Adrenal Glands / drug effects*
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone / blood
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone / metabolism
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aminoglutethimide / administration & dosage
  • Aminoglutethimide / pharmacology
  • Aminoglutethimide / therapeutic use*
  • Breast Neoplasms / drug therapy*
  • Dexamethasone / administration & dosage
  • Dexamethasone / metabolism*
  • Dexamethasone / therapeutic use
  • Drug Interactions
  • Female
  • Half-Life
  • Humans
  • Hydrocortisone / blood
  • Hydrocortisone / metabolism
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Secretory Rate / drug effects

Substances

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Aminoglutethimide
  • Dexamethasone
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
  • Hydrocortisone