Review: could Lupron depot cause Death?
This is a review of Death by studying 9,058 people who take Lupron depot. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lupron depot (latest outcomes from 6,724 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis, prostate cancer. Commonly reported side effects of Lupron depot include hot flush, headache, weakness, fatigue, joint pain.
On Mar, 4, 2014: 9,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron depot. Among them, 179 people (1.98%) have Death.
Time on Lupron depot when people have Death * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Death when taking Lupron depot * :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (145 people, 81.01%)
- Uterine leiomyoma (9 people, 5.03%)
- Precocious puberty (7 people, 3.91%)
- Menorrhagia (4 people, 2.23%)
- Anaemia (4 people, 2.23%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Warfarin sodium (7 people, 3.91%)
- Lipitor (7 people, 3.91%)
- Altace (6 people, 3.35%)
- Atenolol (5 people, 2.79%)
- Casodex (5 people, 2.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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