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Chemical Androgens

Name Androgens
Equivalent Terms Agents, Androgenic | Agonists, Androgen Receptor | Androgen Effect | Androgen Effects | Androgenic Agents | Androgenic Compounds | Androgen Receptor Agonists | Compounds, Androgenic | Effect, Androgen | Effects, Androgen | Receptor Agonists, Androgen
Definition Compounds that interact with ANDROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of TESTOSTERONE. Depending on the target tissues, androgenic effects can be on SEX DIFFERENTIATION; male reproductive organs, SPERMATOGENESIS; secondary male SEX CHARACTERISTICS; LIBIDO; development of muscle mass, strength, and power.
Curator Note For additional curated data about androgens, please also see Androstanes (and its chemical descendants) and Metribolone.
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MeSH® ID D000728
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