a hormone which blocks the actions of androgens and oestrogens in the human body used in the treatment of tumours, precocious puberty and advanced forms of prostate cancer.

LEUPROLIDE: "One of the many hormones which can block the actions of androgens and/or oestrogens is leuprolide."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LEUPROLIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/leuprolide/ (accessed May 15, 2021).