This booklet is for men who are having hormone therapy for prostate cancer, their partners and families. It describes the different types of hormone therapy, how they work and what the treatment involves. It includes information on the possible side effects men may experience and suggests ways to help manage these.

Last updated: September 2015
To be reviewed: February 2019


Updated: September 2015| Due for Review: September 2018

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