Review: could Lupron cause Renal failure?
We study 4,487 people who have side effects while taking Lupron from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure and more.
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Lupron (latest outcomes from 10,931 users) has active ingredients of leuprolide acetate. It is often used in endometriosis.
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 431,807 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, multiple myeloma, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 4,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Lupron. Among them, 154 people (3.43%) have Renal Failure. They amount to 0.04% of all the 424,022 people who have Renal Failure on eHealthMe.
Time on Lupron when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||2.78%||11.11%||22.22%||16.67%||19.44%||16.67%||11.11% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Lupron * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||1.53%||2.29%||0.76%||2.29%||4.58%||88.55% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Lupron ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer (94 people, 61.04%)
- Hypertension (20 people, 12.99%)
- Osteoporosis (15 people, 9.74%)
- Anxiety (15 people, 9.74%)
- Prophylaxis (13 people, 8.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (66 people, 42.86%)
- Lupron depot (56 people, 36.36%)
- Casodex (51 people, 33.12%)
- Aspirin (44 people, 28.57%)
- Lipitor (40 people, 25.97%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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