Lupron depot and Metallic taste - from FDA reports


Summary

Metallic taste is found among people who take Lupron Depot, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Calcium, and have Prostate cancer . We study 15,901 people who have side effects while taking Lupron depot from FDA. Among them, 46 have Metallic taste. Find out below who they are, when they have Metallic taste and more.

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Lupron Depot

Lupron depot has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis. (latest outcomes from Lupron depot 16,143 users)

Metallic Taste

Metallic taste (a bad taste in the mouth) has been reported by people with insomnia, hepatitis c, high blood pressure (latest reports from 40,611 Metallic taste patients).

On Jan, 31, 2017

15,901 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron Depot.
Among them, 46 people (0.29%) have Metallic Taste


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lupron depot cause Metallic taste?

Time on Lupron Depot when people have Metallic Taste *:

  • < 1 month: 28.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 57.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 7.14 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 7.14 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Lupron Depot *:

  • female: 54.35 %
  • male: 45.65 %

Age of people who have Metallic Taste when taking Lupron Depot *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.7 %
  • 10-19: 2.7 %
  • 20-29: 10.81 %
  • 30-39: 10.81 %
  • 40-49: 24.32 %
  • 50-59: 13.51 %
  • 60+: 35.14 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (18 people, 39.13%)
  • Endometriosis (12 people, 26.09%)
  • Uterine Leiomyoma (7 people, 15.22%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (7 people, 15.22%)
  • High Blood Pressure (5 people, 10.87%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Calcium (7 people, 15.22%)
  • Xtandi (5 people, 10.87%)
  • Lipitor (5 people, 10.87%)
  • Lorazepam (4 people, 8.70%)
  • Aspirin (4 people, 8.70%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Headache (12 people, 26.09%)
  • Nausea (11 people, 23.91%)
  • Hot Flush (10 people, 21.74%)
  • Appetite - Decreased (10 people, 21.74%)
  • Fatigue (9 people, 19.57%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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