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How is lupron given?

Status: Discontinued

Drug Class: Antineoplastic – LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pituitary Suppressants · LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pit Suppres – Central Precocious Puberty · LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pituitary Suppressants

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Do not use. This medication may be harmful to an unborn child.

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Status: Discontinued

Drug Class: Antineoplastic – LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pituitary Suppressants · LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pit Suppres – Central Precocious Puberty · LHRH (GnRH) Agonist Analog Pituitary Suppressants

Availability: Prescription Required

Pregnancy: Do not use. This medication may be harmful to an unborn child.

Lactation: Consult a doctor before using

Alcohol: Limit intake while taking this medication

Driving: May cause drowsiness or dizziness. Use caution

Manufacturer: ABBVIE US LLC

PrecautionsPrecautions

  • Prepare carefully as you have been shown
  • Symptoms may become worse during first few weeks.

  • For kit products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Do not take while breast feeding or when pregnant. Watch for signs of heart attack,stroke & diabetes. Rotate sites of injection. Rotate under-the-skin sites of injections. Call MD for confusion, mood, or mental changes. May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving. Call MD for vision change or persistent headache. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 months. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
  • Prepare carefully as you have been shown
  • Symptoms may become worse during first few weeks.

  • For kit products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Do not take while breast feeding or when pregnant. Watch for signs of heart attack,stroke & diabetes. Rotate sites of injection. Rotate under-the-skin sites of injections. Call MD for confusion, mood, or mental changes. May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving. Call MD for vision change or persistent headache. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 months. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
  • For syringe products : Drug is given by a nurse or a doctor. Rotate sites of injection into a large muscle. Lab tests may be ordered to monitor therapy. Store in the refrigerator Do not freeze.
  • For syringe kit products : Use 2 non-hormonal birth control methods. Ask MD about lifestyle changes for bone health.

What are side effects of Lupron?Any warnings while using Lupron?Is Lupron contraindicated for any condition?How to use Lupron?What if you missed a dose of Lupron?What if you overdose on Lupron?

For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

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  • People also askHow bad is Lupron?How bad is Lupron?Serious Side Effects of Lupron. bone pain or soreness. seizures (convulsions) decreased ability to move parts of your body. rapid weight gain. mood changes, severe depression, or thoughts of suicide. stinging, irritation, bruising and soreness at the sight of the injection.

    Precautions

    • Prepare carefully as you have been shown
    • Symptoms may become worse during first few weeks.

    • For kit products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Do not take while breast feeding or when pregnant. Watch for signs of heart attack,stroke & diabetes. Rotate sites of injection. Rotate under-the-skin sites of injections. Call MD for confusion, mood, or mental changes. May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving. Call MD for vision change or persistent headache. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 months. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
    • Prepare carefully as you have been shown
    • Symptoms may become worse during first few weeks.

    • For kit products : Before use, important to read the Medication Guide. Important to read patient package insert& med guide. Do not take while breast feeding or when pregnant. Watch for signs of heart attack,stroke & diabetes. Rotate sites of injection. Rotate under-the-skin sites of injections. Call MD for confusion, mood, or mental changes. May make you dizzy. Use caution when driving. Call MD for vision change or persistent headache. Call doctor if you are not better in 2 months. Follow directions on best place to keep drug supply.
    • For syringe products : Drug is given by a nurse or a doctor. Rotate sites of injection into a large muscle. Lab tests may be ordered to monitor therapy. Store in the refrigerator Do not freeze.
    • For syringe kit products : Use 2 non-hormonal birth control methods. Ask MD about lifestyle changes for bone health.

    What are side effects of Lupron?Any warnings while using Lupron?Is Lupron contraindicated for any condition?How to use Lupron?What if you missed a dose of Lupron?What if you overdose on Lupron?

    For informational purposes only. Consult a medical professional for advice.

    Reviewed by a panel of doctors. Source: First Databank

    Was this helpful?How bad is Lupron? Serious Side Effects of Lupron. bone pain or soreness. seizures (convulsions) decreased ability to move parts of your body. rapid weight gain. mood changes, severe depression, or thoughts of suicide. stinging, irritation, bruising and soreness at the sight of the injection.

    When should Lupron Injection be given? It is given as a shot under your skin or into a muscle. The long-acting form (depot) may be given once every month or once every 3 to 12 months. To stay on the right schedule, make sure you keep all appointments.

    What is the difference(s) between Lupron and Eligard? Eligard vs Lupron. One of the main differences between Lupron and Eligard is how often they are given. Lupron is given once a day; Eligard every one, three, four, or six months.

    Is there an alternative for Lupron? Bioidentical progesterone is a healthy alternative with no side effects. Holistic health care providers have used progesterone as a alternative to Lupron with great results. Women usually have improvement within three months and many women report a difference within on cycle.