Review: could Lupron depot cause Numbness in hands or feet?
Summary: Numbness in hands or feet is reported only by a few people who take Lupron depot.
We study 9,058 people who have side effects while taking Lupron depot from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Numbness in hands or feet. Find out below who they are, when they have Numbness in hands or feet and more.
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Lupron depot has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis. (latest outcomes from 6,969 Lupron depot users)
Numbness in hands or feet
Numbness in hands or feet has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 474 Numbness in hands or feet patients)
On Feb, 7, 2015: 9,058 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron depot. Among them, 2 people (0.02%) have Numbness In Hands Or Feet.
Time on Lupron depot when people have Numbness in hands or feet * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Numbness in hands or feet||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Numbness in hands or feet when taking Lupron depot * :
|Numbness in hands or feet||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Numbness in hands or feet when taking Lupron depot ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Numbness in hands or feet||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Numbness in hands or feet ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Endometriosis (2 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lupron depot-3 (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was healthy and active before going on Lupron (against my better judgement). During the time I was on it I experienced hot flashes, night sweats, waking up to got to bathroom, frequent urination, flaking of scalp skin, loss of hair, weight gain, and a foot injury that came out of nowhere. It's been 5 years since I've been on it and my symptoms have continued. I am now married and have been trying to get pregnant for 9 months without luck. We are being tested and the first results came back from blood work stating I have subclinical hypothyroidism and my FSH levels are at 15 (they should be no higher than 9ish for my age - 19 is post menopause). My periods which had always been regular, now occur anywhere from 3 to 5 weeks apart and the flow is different. My joints are in constant pain regardless of injections and therapy without any sustained injury and in the last 2 1/2 years I have shrunk 3/4"! I know there have been others who have experienced similar issues after using this drug. Have there been any direct links to it and thyroid or pituitary gland malfunctions - permanently? I have also heard there was/is/or is going to be a law suit against this drug. Any info or direction would be most helpful! Thanks!
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I took Lupron off and on for many years due to a medical condition and now my joints hurt so bad and lock and pop so bad. I took Lupron injections for a total of 24 months, could this be the cause if such pain in my joints and if so what can I do to prevent it from getting worse? And chronic breathing issues. I have to take ad air now and lots and lots of NSAIDs. Steroids seem to help My joint pain , breathing and digestive issues, and memory issues.
Sorry had to edit my email address left out information and the length of time for injections was 24 months nit two, 4 - 6 month intramuscular injections.
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