Review: how effective is Lupron for Prostate cancer?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Overall ratings: 4.2/5
Long term ratings: 4.0/5
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 11 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lupron
Lupron (latest outcomes from 10,907 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis. Common side effects of Lupron include pain exacerbated, pain, acupuncture and pain, hot flush, fatigue.
Prostate cancer (latest reports from 51,865 patients) is typically treated by Flomax, Casodex, Avodart, Zoladex, Lupron, Lupron Depot.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 11 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%||9.09%||0.00%||90.91% |
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%||11.11%||0.00%||88.89% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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