Description and Brand Names

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Descriptions


Buserelin is used to treat cancer of the prostate gland.

It is similar to a hormone normally released from the hypothalamus gland. When given regularly, buserelin decreases testosterone levels. Reducing the amount of testosterone in the body is one way of treating cancer of the prostate.

Buserelin is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Injectable
  • Implant
  • Spray