Which treatments are effective for pain in endometriosis?

Updated: May 10, 2021
  • Author: G Willy Davila, MD; Chief Editor: Michel E Rivlin, MD  more...
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Combination estrogens/progestins relieve pain in as many as 80-85% of patients with endometriosis-related pelvic pain. After 6 months of danazol therapy, as many as 90% of patients with moderate endometriosis experience adequate pain relief.


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