Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
122 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Lupron causing severe mood swings. Is this common?

I am scheduled for a hysterectomy in January. I have had one injection of Lupron Depot and had terrible mood swings. I was given Aygestin to take and later told that I did not need to take it. Some blood labs were done and I am low on estrogen. I am very reluctant to do the next two Lupron injections. The doctor is placing me on a different hormone replacement. She said she may have to do the surgery surgically due to the size of the fibroids. I would rather deal with a scar than the severe emotional issues. Have you heard of other women who had severe mood swings with the Lupron?
Sat, 30 Nov 2013
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,  
Drug/Medication ,   ,  
  User's Response
Thank for asking to HCM
Look mam this is hormone and it interfere with each and every system of body it is wide gate open for it and the side effects are also in that way only, I always advise my patients not to go for hormone therapy, it may cause more harm than benefit, have nice day
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I m 27 years old,female and have been on depo for aprox. 6 y. I years. I am not taking any other medications. Latley i have been experiancing...

Recent questions on  Aygestin

doctor1 MD

Hi! I have an IUD and wanna push off my period what would u recommend sprinter 28 or aygestin which one has less side affects and what r they

doctor1 MD

I have been taking Norethindrone Acetate (Agygestin) 5 mg for 13 days (since XXXXXXX 18). I had unprotected sex last night (did use the withdrawal...

doctor1 MD

which is least likely to cause weight gain megace or aygestin

doctor1 MD

Hello, I am a 20 year old woman who is on Natazia and Aygestin for Endometriosis. I was late taking the Natazia last week by a couple hours on day...