How effective is Lupron for Prostate cancer?
Summary: 14 Lupron users have rated its effectiveness for Prostate cancer.
Overall ratings: 3.9/5
Long term ratings: 3.9/5
This is a review of how effective Lupron (leuprolide acetate) is for Prostate cancer and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Lupron
Lupron has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis. (latest outcomes from 10,948 Lupron users)
Prostate cancer can be treated by Flomax, Casodex, Avodart, Zoladex, Lupron, Lupron Depot. (latest reports from 21,860 Prostate Cancer patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 14 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%||7.14%||0.00%||92.86% |
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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