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How effective is Lupron for Prostate cancer?

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 created by eHealthMe based on 13 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lupron

Lupron (latest outcomes from 10,940 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.

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Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer (latest reports from 54,106 patients) can be treated by Flomax, Casodex, Avodart, Zoladex, Lupron, Lupron Depot.

On Nov, 22, 2014: 13 people are studied for taking Lupron in Prostate cancer




Lupron effectiveness for Prostate cancer


Long term Lupron effectiveness for Prostate cancer

Lupron effectiveness for Prostate cancer (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall01255
Long term
(1+ years)
01253

Age of people who take Lupron for Prostate cancer * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prostate cancer0.00%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 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Prostate cancer0.00%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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  • Your experience with eligard
    (Asked by a 76 year old man who has Prostate Cancer Metastatic, and takes Eligard)
    I started out with Firmagon in April 2013. They decided that I could be alergic to it after my belly swelled up and turned red. Switched to Eligard January 2014. The eligard causes more unwanted symptoms than the Firmagon. I would like to just stop taking this drug even though it has reduced ...

  • I have been diagnosed with prostate cancer
    (Asked by a 75 year old man who has Cancer - Prostate, and takes Enbrel)
    already on enbrel, doing well do not want to stop, but diagnosed with prostate ca. Should I stop

  • I am a 38 yr old who was treated for endometriosis with 6 mos. of lupron. my body hasn't been the same since, 5 years later. is there a link between lupron & thyroid disfunction & infertility?
    (Asked by a 39 year old woman who has Subclinical Hypothyroidism, Higher Than Normal FHS Levels, Infertility Female, and takes Lupron)
    I was healthy and active before going on Lupron (against my better judgement). During the time I was on it I experienced hot flashes, night sweats, waking up to got to bathroom, frequent urination, flaking of scalp skin, loss of hair, weight gain, and a foot injury that came out of nowhere. It's b ...

  • Is finasteride compatible with tamulosin?
    (Asked by a 64 year old man who has Cancer - Prostate, and takes Flomax, Finasteride)
    are these 2 meds compatible?I have been prescribed both and would like to know if they work together. Also is it normal to urinate 6+ times per night even after radiation therapy and hormonal treatment,(zoladex&casadex)?

  • Can azilect and diazepam be taken together
    (Asked by a 79 year old man who has Parkinson's Disease, Prostate Cancer, and takes Azilect)
    We need to know if taking diazepam will help him sleep. He wakes up every couple hours , hes exhausted and becomes hard to deal with and mean. He sometimes says weird off the wall things. Gets mean and unmanageable at times. Needs more sleep

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  • Lupron for prostate cancer and the efects on tia
    (Posted by a 70 year old man who has Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased, and takes Lupron)
    got a shot on friday had a tia that night....my best buddy had done the same thing and didn't wake up the next morning (4 months ago )he had a stroke i am scared to take this anymore..

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