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Review: could Lupron cause Fatigue?

Summary: Fatigue could be caused by Lupron, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Lupron depot, and have Prostate cancer.

We study 4,487 people who have side effects while taking Lupron from FDA and social media. Among them, 923 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.

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Lupron

Lupron (latest outcomes from 10,919 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.

Fatigue

Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,536,661 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 4,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron. Among them, 923 people (20.57%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,535,923 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fatigue in Lupron reports

Time on Lupron when people have Fatigue * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fatigue26.80%38.56%12.42%7.19%7.84%1.96%5.23%

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Lupron * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fatigue0.00%0.62%1.97%8.01%14.06%11.10%8.63%55.61%

Severity of Fatigue when taking Lupron ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fatigue0.00%80.00%20.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Fatigue ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Fatigue0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Prostate cancer (288 people, 31.20%)
  2. Endometriosis (140 people, 15.17%)
  3. Metastases to bone (103 people, 11.16%)
  4. Prophylaxis (100 people, 10.83%)
  5. Pain (70 people, 7.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lupron depot (415 people, 44.96%)
  2. Zometa (318 people, 34.45%)
  3. Casodex (257 people, 27.84%)
  4. Aspirin (194 people, 21.02%)
  5. Ambien (121 people, 13.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • This drug has ruined my life. I am only 26 years old and I am rapidly gaining weight, am going through premature menopause, and cannot have children. All this has happened since I have GONE OFF THE DRUG. Do not take this drug.

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    Susan on Apr, 22, 2014:

    Sorry to hear about this I am goin through it as we'll just found out after having tests done although I do have to children ages 4 and 10 I have only ever had a break from this deppo when I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd child so was on deppo for a good few yrs but lately I was gtn bad mood swings and horrible night sweats after 6 months they have says I'm goin through premature ovarian failure and I've been put on hormOne replacement treatment. I was really shocked as I've just turned 27

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  • From this study (4 days ago):

  • My whole blood lactic acid is 0.76. This has never been explained to me and I'm wondering if this is considered high,low or normal. The results indicate abnormal,but I don't understand it. Also,wanting to know if my med has any impact on the results. Thank you

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