Megestrol acetate for the treatment of anorexia-cachexia syndrome

Alternate title: 
J2 - Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Secondary title: 
T2 - Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Short title: 
Megestrol acetate for the treatment of anorexia-cachexia syndrome
Authors: 
Berenstein, E. G.
Ortiz, Z.
Start page: 
CD004310
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 5
Year: 
2005
Accession number: 
15846706
Database: 
MEDLINE RCTs
Number: 
M1 - 2
Serial: 
1469-493X
Type of work: 
M3 - Meta-Analysis
Review
ID: 
12253
Notes: 
N1 - Berenstein EG
Ortiz Z
Key words: 
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome/co [Complications]
*Anorexia/dt [Drug Therapy]
Anorexia/et [Etiology]
*Appetite Stimulants/tu [Therapeutic Use]
*Cachexia/dt [Drug Therapy]
Cachexia/et [Etiology]
Humans
*Megestrol Acetate/tu [Therapeutic Use]
Neoplasms/co [Complications]
Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
Syndrome
0 (Appetite Stimulants)
TJ2M0FR8ES (Megestrol Acetate)
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do