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Possible Interaction: Finasteride and Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Finasteride increased mean serum androstenedione levels by 17% (P = 0.10) and significantly increased the androstenedione to 17-hydroxyprogesterone ratio (P = 0.02 before ACTH and 0.05 after ACTH).
Journal of andrology  •  1994  |  View Paper
The effects of FIN on FST responses were associated with a dramatic decrease in corticotropin release hormone (CRH) mRNA and adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) levels.
Biomolecules  •  2019  |  View Paper
Correspondingly, treatment of intact male rats with the 5α-reductase inhibitor, finasteride , for 48 h, enhanced the CORT and ACTH response to restraint stress.
Brain Research  •  2013  |  View Paper