Review: could Lupron cause Fatigue?


Summary

Fatigue is found among people who take Lupron, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Prostate cancer . We study 5,941 people who have side effects while taking Lupron from FDA and social media. Among them, 907 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.

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Lupron

Lupron has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis. (latest outcomes from Lupron 21,790 users)

Fatigue

Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, insomnia, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 346,068 Fatigue patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

5,941 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron.
Among them, 907 people (15.27%) have Fatigue


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lupron cause Fatigue?

Time on Lupron when people have Fatigue *:

  • < 1 month: 29.55 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 27.27 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 20.45 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 4.55 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 9.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 9.09 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Lupron *:

  • female: 26.9 %
  • male: 73.1 %

Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Lupron *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.77 %
  • 10-19: 2.01 %
  • 20-29: 4.79 %
  • 30-39: 8.04 %
  • 40-49: 9.27 %
  • 50-59: 9.43 %
  • 60+: 65.69 %

Severity if Fatigue when taking Lupron **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Fatigue **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer (300 people, 33.08%)
  • Metastases To Bone (114 people, 12.57%)
  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (106 people, 11.69%)
  • Pain (71 people, 7.83%)
  • Prophylaxis (59 people, 6.50%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (340 people, 37.49%)
  • Casodex (240 people, 26.46%)
  • Xtandi (203 people, 22.38%)
  • Aspirin (142 people, 15.66%)
  • Taxotere (110 people, 12.13%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (317 people, 34.95%)
  • Anxiety (259 people, 28.56%)
  • Back Pain (242 people, 26.68%)
  • Headache (231 people, 25.47%)
  • Asthenia (212 people, 23.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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