Review: how effective is Lupron for Prostate cancer?
(By eHealthMe on Sep, 2, 2014)
Overall ratings: 4.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Lupron (leuprolide acetate) is for Prostate cancer. The study is based on 13 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lupron
Lupron (latest outcomes from 10,932 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.
Prostate cancer (latest reports from 54,588 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Casodex, Avodart, Zoladex, Lupron, Finasteride.
On Sep, 2, 2014: 13 people are studied for taking Lupron in Prostate cancer
Lupron effectiveness for Prostate cancer (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Lupron for Prostate cancer * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||7.69%||0.00%||92.31% |
Who find Lupron more effective for Prostate cancer?
Age of people who find Lupron more effective * :
|Prostate cancer||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||90.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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