Review: could Lupron Depot cause Neuropathy Peripheral?


Summary

Neuropathy peripheral 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 Accupril, and have Prostate cancer . We study 13,696 people who have side effects while taking Lupron depot from FDA and social media. Among them, 26 have Neuropathy peripheral. Find out below who they are, when they have Neuropathy peripheral 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 15,630 users)

Neuropathy Peripheral

Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage) has been reported by people with pain, drug ineffective, drowsiness, insomnia, malaise (latest reports from 51,712 Neuropathy peripheral patients).

On Sep, 28, 2016

13,696 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron Depot.
Among them, 26 people (0.19%) have Neuropathy Peripheral


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lupron depot cause Neuropathy peripheral?

Time on Lupron Depot when people have Neuropathy Peripheral *:

  • < 1 month: 20 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 50 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Lupron Depot *:

  • female: 53.85 %
  • male: 46.15 %

Age of people who have Neuropathy Peripheral when taking Lupron Depot *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 9.09 %
  • 30-39: 18.18 %
  • 40-49: 27.27 %
  • 50-59: 4.55 %
  • 60+: 40.91 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (11 people, 42.31%)
  • Endometriosis (9 people, 34.62%)
  • Uterine Leiomyoma (3 people, 11.54%)
  • Pain (3 people, 11.54%)
  • Hypertension (3 people, 11.54%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Uro-D (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Simvastatin (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Plavix (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Actonel (2 people, 7.69%)
  • Accupril (2 people, 7.69%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Hot Flush (9 people, 34.62%)
  • Bone Pain (6 people, 23.08%)
  • Paraesthesia (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Hypoaesthesia (5 people, 19.23%)
  • Abasia (4 people, 15.38%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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