Danazol for Endometriosis
How Well It Works
Up to 90% of women who use danazol report improvement in symptoms of endometriosis.Reference 1 Relief is likely to be noticeable within a few months after starting treatment. Pain relief typically lasts for 6 to 12 months after stopping treatment.
Like all hormone therapies and surgery for endometriosis, danazol does not cure the disease.
Danazol does not improve Reference infertility Opens New Window caused by endometriosis.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: May 14, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology