The effect of strontium ranelate on serum insulin like growth factor-1 and leptin levels in osteoporotic post-menopausal women: a prospective study


Gulhan I., Bilgili S., Gunaydin R., Gulhan S., POSACI C.

ARCHIVES OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS, vol.278, no.5, pp.437-441, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 278 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00404-008-0611-x
  • Journal Name: ARCHIVES OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.437-441
  • Keywords: strontium ranelate, insulin like growth factor-1, leptin, osteoporosis, HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY, BONE-MINERAL DENSITY, BREAST-CANCER, IGF-I, RALOXIFENE, TIBOLONE, MASS, 2-YEAR, TRIAL, MEN
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of strontium ranelate on insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-1), leptin and osteocalcin levels in osteoporotic post-menopausal women.