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How does Megace treat endometrial cancer?

Megace is a synthetic version of the hormone progesterone. It treats endometrial cancer by blocking the production of other female hormones, such as estrogen, which allow some cancers to proliferate. Megace does not cure endometrial cancer but can alleviate some of the symptoms and improve the quality of life.

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