Lupron depot

What is Lupron depot?

Lupron depot or Leuprolide acetate is a synthetic nonapeptide analog of naturally occurring gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH or LH-RH). It is a GnRH agonist, that significantly reduces estrogen levels. It is used in endometriosis, assisted reproduction, prostate cancer etc.

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Hi I am 30 yrs old and my husband is 33. We are planning for a baby since 2.5 yrs . In Oct 2010 we got to know that i am having a cyst which was...

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As you have already tried 5 cycles of IUI after laparoscopy, its better to try for treatment which gives better pregnancy rate which is IVF. As...

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Hi, my name is laura and was wondering what your opinion was on the Lupron depot injection. My Dr. is tryin to put me on it but i have done some...

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It depends on the indication .In infertility we use it for induction protocol.
so feel free to ask your doubt with more details...

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I recently had a ivf procedure where we moved right into the cycle immediately following a five month cycle on lupron depot. I became pregnant, but...

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miscarriage is not due to stopping of Lupron depot.

Lupron depot is given to suppress the hormones to prevent the growth of...

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Hi, my name is laura and was wondering what your opinion was on the Lupron depot injection. My Dr. is tryin to put me on it but i have done some...

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Im having issues that recently have come up after farting or during bowel movements. Everytime I have a bowel movement there is blood on the toilet...

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I have been taking Lupron Depot injections for 3 months now for endometriosis pain & growths. It is helping with the pain but I have developed a...

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I have been on Lupron for 12years because of Prostate Cancer . I have a lot of muscle weakness , especially in my legs. Could this be caused by the...

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32 yr old female trying to be surrogate. Weight 138 and 5 ft 5 in tall. 2 easy non-complicated natural pregnancies and deliveries in 2009 and 2011,...

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My brother was given Lupron depot 6 months shot for prostate cancer in May 2015 and is now an invalid and doctors don't know what to do. This at...

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How long does it take to shrink an enlarged prostate for radiation seed implants using Lupron Depot shots and Casodex pills? Also, my prostate...

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