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  1. Scared/down as health gets worse and surgery may needed.
    ... suffered chronic pain and endo ran my life. I tried Lupron , different horomones, surgery after surgery. I finally...

  2. early menarchy...stunted growth?
    ... The one I am on is sometimes used. It is called Lupron Depot. It may help to search for those terms and...
    ... with my daughter's hormones. One of you mentioned Lupron . That in fact was the hormone mentioned. My daughter...

  3. nose going numb?
    ... have any other symptoms. I'm on a lot of medicine ( Lupron , HRT, Prozac and Wellbutrin) so maybe its a combination...
    ... about every prescription drug on the market, including Lupron , Prozac and Wellbutrin has "parasthesia" (tingling...

  4. Too much pain and frustration...don't know who to turn to anymore....HELP!!!
    ... sooo many things already including: Elmiron, Depo Lupron , surgery, anti-depresants and birth contol pills....
    ... life. I was put on the pill, iron and 2 months of lupron depo before I had an endometrial ablasion to save...
    ... and medications including: anti-depressants, Depro Lupron (temporary monopause which put my body thru a living...

General Health board

  1. Choices after lap??
    ... situation in 6 months, 2) have a hystorectomy 3) try lupron and go into menopause or 4) high hormone bc continuously...

  2. I may be heading to the ER...don't know for sure
    ... not been on any preventative meds. I did take the Lupron Injections once before---it did help for almost 4...
    ... go on the Pill as an option, I would consider the lupron injections. I will only be taking 2 injections (one...
    ... the drs have already advised me not to take it. the lupron injections are good to take, although you have to...

Allergies board

  1. Hormone Allergy
    ... don't know what to do with me. I have been placed on Lupron , which is a drug to stop my body from producing hormones...

  2. Hormone Allergy
    ... t know what to do with me. I have been placed on Lupron , which is a drug to stop my body from producing hormones...
    ... YIKES!!! Lupron lowers estrogen levels, which can lead to a decrease ... given for longer than 6 months at a time. Is the Lupron actually working because it is intended to treat endometrio ... sis, Lupron Depot 3.75 is also used before surgery along with ... tumors) in the uterus when iron alone is not effective. Lupron Depot 7.5 and Lupron Depot 22.5 (3-month) are used ... used to treat early puberty. Some doctors also use Lupron as a treatment for infertility I have never heard ... allergy. It might be a cure worse than the disease. Lupron Is On OSHA's List Of Hazardous Drugs. Your best...
    ... never recieved a response. I am currently off the Lupron and was only on it for 3 months. My body however...
    ... t know what to do with me. I have been placed on Lupron , which is a drug to stop my body from producing hormones...

Hernia board

  1. Return of the hernia?
    ... surgeon who will do exploritory. I am currently on Lupron , which puts me into menopause at 37 yrs old. It helps...

Incontinence board

  1. Incontinence Setbacks?
    ... better a three drug combination including Zoladex, Lupron or their equivalent; an antiandrogen such as Casodex...
    ... for a while as well, especially when I was on the Lupron (which it does not appear you had). But it is getting...

Pain Management board

  1. Now taking percocet~is it difficult to refill?
    ... laparoscopys, and taken Danazol, and done the Depo Lupron injections, I've had some temporary relief, but the...

  2. Pain due to endometriosis, back, Irritable bowel and bladder help
    ... Scraggy, I had great success with Lupron ; however, the danocrine caused me alot of serious...

  3. Anyone with pelvic pain?
    ... see if that would help. Then I went on a course of Lupron and that made it worse. None of any of this made...
    ... so much for your reply, too. I can relate to the Lupron , etc. NO FUN. It helps to hear that you found relief...
    ... Boxerluver;3351571]Hey Pain, I went on a course of Lupron and that made it worse. None of any of this made ... from the adhessions after my hysterectomy. That Lupron caused me more problems and you are the first person...
    ... worse instead of better. I wish I had researched Lupron more before I took that, the side effects were horrible...

  4. Was just referred to pain management specialist
    ... treatments available, but the main two are surgery and/or Lupron . If you need the laparoscopy however, make sure the...

  5. Can you help me please?
    ... learned that with an unfortunate experience while on Lupron for 2 years. The patch wasn’t my choice in...

  6. abdominal pain
    ... gets worse. I am currently on a medication called Lupron that basically shuts down your system so that you...

  7. Need pain help info......
    ... menopause. I was only 26 and they used an injection called Lupron to "put me into artificial menopause." Maybe that...

  8. Need help with Dx and Rx (Diagnosis and Meds.)
    ... I've tried a course of Lupron for the Endo. and it didn't help, same as the Laparoscopies...

  9. Suggestions for Endo Pain Relief?
    ... 2) laparoscopies are beneficial, but i would try Lupron first. 3) if you are not wanting a baby now, then...
    ... pain ibu schedule. also, i had friends who did lupron for depo and found their fertility increased after...

  10. Appt with new Dr. on Friday - how do I act?
    ... endo has gotten better (after 2 laps, 6 months of lupron , and continuous birth control). Things are especially...

  11. feel like a drug addict - but I HURT!
    ... not being on ANY pain meds. I don't want to go on Lupron again, but I will if I have to. I can't drive to...

  12. About the cysts...........More issues.
    ... finally had a lap done that proved I had it. I'm on the lupron shot which isn't helping and I'm thinking about having...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. Since I quit...
    ... Doctors, I finally have some relief. I am on the Lupron shot which shuts my system down to menopause. They...

Share Your Infertility Story board

  1. Post-40 IVF
    ... I wonder if at my age, etc. I should not have had Lupron suppression at all in Jan. but should have gone to...

  2. My Journey of Faith!
    ... and Provera:( for the beginning. Then I will take Lupron :( and Gonal-F. I am worried because the Lupron suppresses...

  3. Our IF roller coaster
    ... if at all, to injectables. Medications tried: Lupron , Gonal F, Follistim, Menopur, Repronex, Clomid, and...

  4. Praying4us IF journey...
    ... 24th IVF Ed Apt Current: Start BCP in Feb Start Lupron in Feb...

Share Your Pregnancy Story board

  1. Our Miracle
    ... puncture a hole in my bladder. She wanted me to start Lupron right away for 6 months. Which meant we could not...

Arthritis board

  1. PMS making arthritis worse>?
    ... during a diagnostic Laporoscopy with post surgical Lupron injections to prevent menses for 6 months to allow...

Back Problems board

  1. question about L5-S1 ruptured disc
    ... that bad. Before I had this done..I had tried the lupron injections, which put me in a "menopausal state"....

  2. Osteopenia and total disk replacement???
    ... diagnosed with Osteopenia. I believe the drug Depo Lupron is what caused my Osteopenia. It depletes the bone...
    ... is just that...........in the past. I was on Depo Lupron for severe Endometriosis. The Army docs neglected...
    ... I am so glad I never had the lupron shot the doctor tried to talk me into. It's amazing ... normal. I am just curious how long did you get the lupron shots for? According to the info on Lupron any longer...
    ... months total. Also, there was not a lot known about the Lupron when I was given it. I was more or less a Guiney pig ... every 30min. ...all day and night. The estrogen in Lupron is 3x stronger than that of the one your body produces ... hormones because she was afraid it would effect what the Lupron was doing. At that point, I REALLY started worrying ... because she was afraid it would counteract with the Lupron . When I researched it along with my friend who was ... FACT! I filled out a form for the FDA against Depo Lupron . If I'd only known then what I know now about Lupron...
    ... months total. Also, there was not a lot known about the Lupron when I was given it. I was more or less a Guiney pig ... every 30min. ...all day and night. The estrogen in Lupron is 3x stronger than that of the one your body produces ... hormones because she was afraid it would effect what the Lupron was doing. At that point, I REALLY started worrying ... because she was afraid it would counteract with the Lupron . When I researched it along with my friend who was ... FACT! I filled out a form for the FDA against Depo Lupron . If I'd only known then what I know now about Lupron ... have done is the bone loss a permanent thing from the Lupron ? Hopefully you will be able to get this taken care...

Osteoporosis board

  1. how many people have actually broken bones?
    ... in 2006), history of anorexia, family history, took Lupron for 4 months, lactose intolerant, hypothyroidism and...

  2. Osteo at a young age...
    ... depression, took various forms of birth control and Lupron (for endometriosis), had a hysterectomy and removal...

  3. Questions to ask specialist
    ... long periods of time, say for asthma? Have you taken Lupron or Zoladex, there's also another one I can't think...

  4. Testosterone, Estradiol and Forteo
    ... teoporosis with fractures, surgical menopause, treated with Lupron , previous fracture from a ballet career in my early...

  5. Osteopenia at 36
    ... diagnosed with Osteopenia at 27. I was put on Depo Lupron for severe Endometriosis. However I was not told that...
    ... was always perfectly healthy before being on Depo Lupron for my severe Endometreosis. Also once I had to have ... a TVH for that after comming off the Depo Lupron after 13months it was downhill from there. My last...

  6. New diagnosis osteopenia

Epilepsy board

  1. are seizures linked to mensteral cycle?
    ... this doesn't reduce or stop your seizures, try Depo Lupron . A once a month Depo Lupron shot completely got rid...
    ... Hi, Is that Depo Lupron a natural or synthetic? I have read that the synthetic...

  2. dilantin
    ... been reduced by 80% since starting Progesterone and Lupron shots on top of the Dilantin and believe me, I am...

  3. this is hard to live w/
    ... started taking Progesterone lozenges and get a Depot Lupron shot once a month. The Lupron ceased my period and ... hence, my seizures have been reduced by 80%! The Lupron has been a miracle drug for me! I was having tc seizures ... other AED's have worked for me. You may read that Lupron has all these "horrible" side affects, I did! However ... Lisa and please, if you have any questions about the Lupron and/or the Progesterone lozenges do not hesitate to...

  4. Has anyone been put on the depo shot to treat their seizures?
    ... Hi Mamma Are you speaking of Depo Lupron shot??? If so, please see thread "seizures happen...
    ... Hi Mamma Are you speaking of Depo Lupron shot??? If so, please see thread "seizures happen...
    ... free. I had a lot of problems period wise and was on Lupron and tegretol before having a partial hysterectomy...
    ... all! Just a quick footnote, Depo Provera and Depo Lupron are two different drugs. I just wanted to mention ... confused on that. I know I was before I started the Lupron !!...

  5. Nyone on progesterone for seizure control?
    ... progesterone lozenges and also have been receiving Lupron shots since September of 03'. I was averaging a grand ... regain a normal life. I was skeptical about the Lupron shots after all the negative press but, it has been...

  6. overlooking auras &partials
    ... continuous! They are allot less since starting the Lupron therapy however, since then I am take more "care"...

  7. SEIZURES HAPPEN AROUND YOUR PERIOD?? good news for you!
    ... you've been doing. How is the progesterone or the Lupron shots? Let me know what has or hasn't been working...
    ... One more thing... Rita, how are you doing on the Lupron ??? Has it reduced your seizures? How's your memory...
    ... here lately and wanted to know how she did with the Lupron shots. Rita, if you see this please update us! Thanks...
    ... This happened about 2 hours after having my second Lupron shot in October. The doctor had told me that the ... am tired! I am so glad that I decided to do the Lupron shots. It has been a miracle to me, a dream come ... true. I continue to get the Lupron shots on a monthy basis and the only side affects...
    ... Hi Rita! I'm so happy to hear that the Lupron is working for you!!! I think that the doctor ... is going to put me on the Lupron starting next week. I have an appointment tomorrow ... brought me a long way and I'm excited to see how the Lupron will work. I'll update you all on how my next visit...
    ... spoke with Dr. Herzog and I am going to begin the Lupron shots when my next cycle begins. I am also going to ... well as use an estrogen cream. He told me that the Lupron may make me have seizures because they might increase ... Here are a few questions for you.... How has the Lupron effected you physically? Any weight gain/loss? Any...
    ... Kathy! To answer some of your questions: The Lupron shot has not made me gain nor lose any weight at all ... too was told that the first couple of months on the Lupron shot could be worse with seizures and in fact I ended ... those things! Nasty!! Today will be my 5th shot of Lupron . Other then hot flashes and the pain I have had no ... reading this thread!! There is GOOD THINGS ABOUT LUPRON !!!! DON'T READ ALL THE NEGATIVE AND RUN THE OTHER...
    ... you and wondering how you are making out with the Lupron !! Please let me know how you are. R...
    ... for several weeks. I wanted to update you on the Lupron . I had my first shot 3 weeks ago and I continue to...
    ... progesterone like I do (3-4 lozenges a day in addition to Lupron ), you will be tired and not in the mood to do much...
    ... and wanted to update you all on my progress with the Lupron shots and the progesterone lozenges. I have now been ... receiving the Lupron shots since September of last year and going onto...
    ... are doing so much better. I have been taking the Lupron shots as well as 4 natural progesterone lozenges a ... having these seizures and taking this medication. The lupron and progesterone make me tired, unmotivated, depressed...
    ... talked about it with the doc. He told me to stay on the Lupron and take 3 progesterone lozenges a day instead of...
    ... the three lozenges a day and have been receiving the Lupron shot now since last September. I also take 460 mg ... all I am 80% better then I was since starting the Lupron shots. It is amazing! I went 70 days at one point ... have to really work at it. So, I have to say the Lupron has been the best thing that has come along for me ... And, if there is anyone else that also is taking Lupron and/or Dilantin I would love to hear from you and...
    ... give you an update. I continue to take the Depo Lupron shot monthly (it will be one year next month!) and...
    ... going to get my levels checked. I am still on the Lupron , Progesterone lozenges three times a day, but I am...
    ... continue with the Progesterone lozenges 3 x a day and the Lupron shot once a month. Finally, the combination of all...
    ... have spotting? Despite the fact that I'm taking the Lupron , I occasionally(maybe once a month) have some spotting...
    ... no, I have no spotting at all since starting the Lupron . I do have hot flashes and night sweats (wicked...
    ... Progesterone Lozenges but then, when I started with the Lupron Shots last September they ceased completely. (I...
    ... ever taken this? I am going to stay on the monthly Lupron and the progesterone lozenges 4 times per day(and...
    ... Could you elaborate a bit for me? I take Depo Lupron shot once a month in the hip and have been getting...
    ... My seizures were reduced by 80% after starting the Lupron shots! I have now been receiving them once a month ... I will get some for you. If you type in keyword " Lupron " you will most likely get info on fibroids as Lupron ... also used to shrink fibroids in woman. For me, Lupron has been an absolute miracle!! I have had few side ... may help!!). I am in chemical menopause with the Lupron . I have SOME hotflashes but nothing I can't handle...
    ... through life just fine. I am currently taking a depo lupron shot once per month, keppra twice a day, zoloft once...
    ... of them were around my cycle and that I was put on Lupron which made a ton of difference for me. So, on June...
    ... medical school so you can't blame them. I am on Depo Lupron which stops your periods completely and I have been ... help you, I would ask your doctor to put you on Depo Lupron for a couple of months just as a test period and see...
    ... but I wanted to give you an update. I began the Depo Lupron injections over 2 years ago and have been seizure ... hormones and found the right balance for me. Depo Lupron is a medication that stops my menstrual cycle(which ... what I used to go through before I began the Depo Lupron including memory loss(some of the most important, ... confusion, anxiety, and shame, I now think that the Depo Lupron saved my life. I would not have the life that I have...
    ... grand mal seizures we them stepped it up a level to Lupron depo a once a month injection that basically put me...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. Other options other than amitriptyline?
    ... topamax, dilantin, tegretol, depakote, clonadine, lupron , lithium, verapamil(calan), Indocin, Thorazine, Propranolol...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. A Question For The Gals!
    ... in the mid 1990's. Like Jennallen, I too had the Lupron treatment. I also have a history of ovarian cysts...

  2. Tongue Tremor, Calves, MRI's & MS
    ... was found to have Endometriosis. They started me on Lupron injections and pretty much everything went downhill...
    ... that came to my mind is to research the affect of lupron . The reason is because there are some drugs that...
    ... appreciate it. I did read a lot of information about Lupron and it's side effects. I know there was a website...

Neuropathy board

  1. New to the boards
    ... friggin pounds on these meds too. I am also taking Lupron Depot injections every 3 mths for cyst shrinking on...

Cancer board

  1. Please Help - Don't Know What To Do
    ... and then a high dose rate treatment. I also took 3 Lupron shots. In 2004, I had a heart attack and quadruple...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. Does anyone know about Femara?
    ... bones. I know what that is like cause I was on Depot Lupron and Depot Provera, both of which caused me severe...

  2. any info would help
    ... endometriosis and had to go through menopause, induced by lupron depo, I did some research and found out that I may...

  3. Breast Cancer Worries
    ... wonder would the logic hold true that 9 months of Lupron therapy would reduce the risk (somewhat). Lupron...

  4. Viadur/Lupron Side Effects
    ... treatment I'm taking Tamoxifen and Viadur (which is like Lupron ). I had no side effects from the Tamoxifen, but I...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Could I have it?
    ... If the pill is not working there is a shot called Lupron Depot that work very well for 95% of the women with...

  2. New here and frightened
    ... back and I have 2 options. Surgery or a druf called Lupron . I joined to find out more about the drug and how...
    ... back and I have 2 options. Surgery or a druf called Lupron . I joined to find out more about the drug and how...

  3. Pelvic Pain---please Help
    ... two endo surgerie., After the surgery she was put on Lupron for 6 months, then got pregnant several months after ... she was off of the lupron .\ Before dianosis Dr's couldnt figure out what was...

  4. Panik, Willow, RM?????
    ... oral provera didn't work. Instead, I am going on Lupron for three months and then she will take it all out ... . *I get a playpen, too!* I didn't get the Lupron today. I have an appointment with my regular doc...
    ... right now will delay the surgery. If I go off of the Lupron to try the next thing, I will have to go back on it...
    ... yesterday and I'm not bleeding yet today. Maybe the Lupron is working. I can see how women gain weight on it...

  5. could this be a cyst or something worse?
    ... now isn't an option. I am on a hormone shot called lupron , that has the same side effects as menopause, and...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. Possible colon cancer- New to all this -would like to hear stories of people under 50
    ... bring my blood count back up and gave me a shot of " Lupron " which threw my body into a kind of early menopausal ... a tad lower than before... so I was given another Lupron shot and told to add more iron supplements....Late...

  2. concerned
    ... estrogen drugs can shrink the patches temporarily (like Lupron ), but endo is bound to flare again. If I were...

  3. My dad has recurrent colon cancer age 86
    ... anyone out there know of any pills to shrink tumors( lupron etc) i think that would be a better way to go. Any...
    ... anyone out there know of any pills to shrink tumors( lupron etc) i think that would be a better way to go. Any...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. Lost my dad to lung cancer
    ... September of 2004 which they discovered endo. Started Lupron and took until Jan 2005. Pain still exist and on pain...

Cancer: Prostate board

  1. Worried about psa reading
    ... concept was that men would do much better if a drug like Lupron or Zoladex had an "antiandrogen" class of drug like ... Leutenizing Hormone Releasing Hormone agonist) like Lupron , Zoladex, Viadur, Eligard or a different class of ... off therapy" - meaning off the heavy duty drugs like Lupron and Casodex, the side effects disappear after a few...

  2. prostate cancer
    ... treatment plus 8 weeks of radiation. i have not had lupron for 3 years. my psa was stablelized at .03 as recent...
    ... treatment plus 8 weeks of radiation. i have not had lupron for 3 years. my psa was stablelized at .03 as recent...
    ... treatment plus 8 weeks of radiation. i have not had lupron for 3 years. my psa was stablelized at .03 as recent...
    ... treatment plus 8 weeks of radiation. i have not had lupron for 3 years. my psa was stablelized at .03 as recent...

  3. Has anyone head of Dr. Kawatchi
    ... cancer at the time at the City of Hope. I had started Lupron a week earlier without a protective antiandrogen,...

  4. Newbie From Taiwan
    ... class, and is considered equal in effectiveness with Lupron , the drug I have had on-and-off for nearly nine years...

  5. contained within the prostate?
    ... which may mean (at least) an LHRH agonist, such as Lupron . (They may suggest a local treatment too, such as...
    ... treatments. What hormone therapy did they put him on? Lupron ? Did they give Cassodex as well? That is typically ... done, at a minimum during the beginning of the Lupron treatment. Discuss with the doctors whether your...
    ... than enough time to know if the hormonal therapy with Lupron and Casodex on top of radiation has worked well. ... doctor passed it on, though his use of both Casodex and Lupron makes me think he is probably more knowledgeable....

  6. I'm still here - busy researching proposals
    ... continuing finasteride (and Boniva) throughout, with Lupron scheduled tomorrow. I'll be posting details shortly ... cycle of intermittent blockade I was on full therapy ( Lupron , 50 mg Casodex, 2 X 5 mg finasteride) for 19 months...

  7. Doubling time not so good ?
    ... fall and there is some debate if they will add the Lupron shortly thereafter (or before?). Just looking for...
    ... fall and there is some debate if they will add the Lupron shortly thereafter (or before?). Just looking for...

  8. PSA Bounce anyone?
    ... External Beam Radiation Therapy (EBRT) and a bunch of Lupron shots, one year and a quarter's worth. All seemed ... PSAs this year were 1.something and then 0.9. The Lupron has not been repeated since February when I had the ... typical occurrence and the usual response is more Lupron - oh please no! But if it must be then so it must...
    ... you meant T2?]. The fact that your doc put you on Lupron suggests that he also thought there was at least a ... Gleason 9 and psa 80 and after radiation treatment and Lupron my psa started to increase in some material way, I...

  9. combining an antiandrogen drug with an LHRH-agonist?
    ... two years ago. Since the diagnosis he has been on lupron alone and up until the last month his psa levels were...
    ... two years ago. Since the diagnosis he has been on lupron alone and up until the last month his psa levels were...
    ... whatever that means. An example of an LHRH Agonist is Lupron . How is the taxotere administered? did he reealize...
    ... did for me. My PSA was leveling off at .6 on just Lupron and Casodex back in my first year of treatment in...

  10. increased PSA level from 0.2 to 8.2 in two months..advice??
    ... prostate cancer about 2 years ago and has been on Lupron (administered every three months) for about 18 months ... month and in the beginning of June had his most recent lupron shot. On June 25th he tested at 8.2. In april of that ... have been seeing one Oncologist to administer the lupron and one Oncologist who is supposedly a foremost authority ... cancer. The oncologist that is administering the lupron is suggesting he discontinue the lupron and PSA tests ... may be cells that have been rendered dormant by the lupron . These cells, if the lupron is stopped, may become...
    ... what treatment(s) if any has he undergone besides the Lupron ? His rapidly increasing PSA while receiving Lupron...
    ... what treatment(s) if any has he undergone besides the Lupron ? His rapidly increasing PSA while receiving Lupron ... presumed may be cancerous. He has only undergone the lupron treatment thus far and is extremely reluctant to do ... finding out more about both intermittent vs. continuous lupron treatment and if he may want to try anything in addition ... to lupron . thanks again...

  11. Re: How much robotic experience is enough ?
    ... than 0.1. Dr.Davis is also pleased, since I was on Lupron , for original radiation plan, Dr.Davis wants to monitir...

  12. second line treatments for advanced metastatic p ca
    ... treatment a number of years ago. That failed. Then Lupron for some years, and then taxotere, and now LDK. Each...
    ... treatment a number of years ago. That failed. Then Lupron for some years, and then taxotere, and now LDK. Each ... patients, and something should help him. About the Lupron : Your brother's treatment was almost surely not optimum ... and possibly could be improved on and tried again. Lupron alone works very well for some patients, but it's ... for 40% of normal testosterone production. Also, Lupron does nothing to block the conversion of testosterone ... prostate cancer fuel DHT. That's why a combination of Lupron (or Zoladex, or "LHRH-agonist" equivalent) plus Casodex ... tests to assess and monitor his bone density while on Lupron , or was he on a drug from the bisphosphonate class...

  13. Radiation experience, problems and prognostic hopes
    ... positive, Gleasons of 9. I was immediatley placed on Lupron . A whole set of body scans, cat scans, drinking this ... started to wean myself off of all these drugs, but the Lupron continued for just over a year. The biggest issue ... the next trip. I am down to one pill, Flomax. The Lupron has been stopped and I take Advil when needed for ... should start returning in the next few months as the Lupron wears off - both my wife and I look very much forward...


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