Active Ingredient: Danazol

Indication for Danazol

Population group: women, only adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) , adults (18 - 65 years old)

Danazol is recommended for the treatment of endometriosis-associated symptoms or/and to reduce the extent of endometriosis foci. Danazol may be used either in conjunction with surgery or, as sole hormonal therapy, in patients not responding to other treatments.

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

200-800 mg in 2 divided doses daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

200 - 800 mg

Dosage regimen

From 100 To 400 mg 2 time(s) per day every day

Detailed description

In endometriosis the recommended dosage is 200mg to 800mg daily in a course of treatment lasting normally three to six months. Dosage should be increased if normal cyclical bleeding still persists after two months therapy, a higher dosage (not exceeding 800mg per day) may also be needed for severe disease.

Active ingredient


Danazol is a synthetic steroid derived from ethisterone an is indicated for the treatment of endometriosis and benign fibrocystic breast disease.

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