Based on the stage of endometriosis and the personal situation of each patient, a hormone treatment, painkillers, or surgery may be the most adequate option.
As regards hormone treatment, oral contraceptive pills are the most common drugs used to treat mild endometriosis. Your doctor may recommend that you take GnRH antagonists, although this option is only viable during 6 months. Finally, Danazol is a widely used medication to prevent the massive growth of endometrial implants.
Read the full article on: What Causes Endometriosis? – Symptoms, Treatment & Pregnancy ( 67).
By Dr. Joel G. Brasch (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador (embryologist) and Sandra F. (babygest staff).
Last Update: 05/14/2018