Review: could Lupron depot cause Death?
We study 9,058 people who have side effects while taking Lupron depot from FDA and social media. Among them, 178 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.
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Lupron depot (latest outcomes from 6,957 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.
Death (latest reports from 540,529 patients) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 9,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron depot. Among them, 179 people (1.98%) have Death. They amount to 0.03% of all the 540,535 people who have Death on eHealthMe.
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%)
- Dialysis (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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