Clinical Dermatology Review

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 1--11

A bird's eye view of common antiandrogens used by dermatologists


Aditya Kumar Bubna 
 Department of Dermatology, IQ City Medical College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India

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Aditya Kumar Bubna
Department of Dermatology, IQ City Medical College, Sovapur, Bijra Road, Jemua, Durgapur - 713 206, West Bengal
India

The use of antiandrogens is gaining significance in dermatology practice these days. Though once considered a domain of endocrinologists and gynecologists, these drugs now constitute an important category while treating a number of dermatologic conditions. A thorough knowledge of these drugs, as well as their applications in dermatology would therefore be of immense value for the practicing dermatologist. This review will throw a bird's eye view on the salient aspects of these drugs and their importance in those conditions, where their usage in applicable.


How to cite this article:
Bubna AK. A bird's eye view of common antiandrogens used by dermatologists.Clin Dermatol Rev 2020;4:1-11


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Bubna AK. A bird's eye view of common antiandrogens used by dermatologists. Clin Dermatol Rev [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Aug 10 ];4:1-11
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