Lupron Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Lupron by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Myblueeyes04
    Ruined my life
    I started taking lupron when I was 6 for pubescent puberty. I was very emotional during adolescent years, and was put on anxiety meds at a very young age. I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia when I was 13, arthritis at 15, ehlers-danlos at 12. I'm now - 75% more...
    Myblueeyes04- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lupron
  2. link Keylimepie
    Me too. I took Lupron only once and suffered a bad injury which required surgery. I have not recovered.
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  3. link Raziya1
    i belive you . It has effected my life> I have endometriosis, better that than side effects of lupron. its a living nightmare
    Raziya1- over a year ago
  4. link Raziya1
    lupron has a long of nasty side effects. please go and check other sides on google before proceeding with lupron injections. its a killer medicine. takes care of endometriosis but then effects all your muscles.
    Raziya1- over a year ago
  5. link Peppermint34
    Took three shots and it's been the worse decision EVER. I wish I would have been informed more about the side affects. STill trying to lose weight after all this time...fighting depression and no desire for anything in life. I'm amazed my husband has - 28% more...
    Peppermint34- over a year ago
  6. link Keylimepie
    Here's an update from Keylimepie above. Two years after taking Lupron, my abdomen is STILL distended, even after having a tummy tuck! And I weigh less than 100 pounds, always did. I will need ANOTHER tummy tuck. I am paying to have my abdominal wall - 51% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  7. link Keylimepie
    Agree completely! Biggest mistake of my life too. I suffer every day now. Only took Lupron ONCE.
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  8. link Keylimepie
    The link is at ehealthme dot com - slash ds slash lupron+depot slash abdominal+distension
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  9. link Givemeabreak
    Can anyone help I need an answer
    like so many women I am having many medical issues after taking lupron, one being multiple nodes in lungs I have searched every were to see if anyone has had the the same problem. They think it is Some auto immune disorder yet like most they don't kn - 48% more...
    Givemeabreak- over a year ago - in Lupron
  10. link Britnicavins
    I hate Lupron
    I was given a three month shot of Lupron on Jan. 31, 2011. Headaches started within hours, within days I was hurting worse than I was, which I thought to be impossible given the placement of my endo, and by week two I was going on an emotional roller - 81% more...
    Britnicavins- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  11. link Na
    Lupron should not be on the market, period! I was given the shot without a frank discussion regarding the side effects, and boy what I went through did not shrink the tumor like I was informed it would. Frist the emotional nightmare was dreadful! I w - 87% more...
    Na- over a year ago
  12. link Testev
    Lupron Shot has devastated my life
    I had one Lupon Shot 12/10 to stop periods so that my breast cancer is no longer estrogen fed. Since that day, I have never been the same physically or emotionally. I cry all of the time, cannot sleep, have no energy and do not want to be around peop - 40% more...
    Testev- over a year ago - 7 Replies - in Lupron
  13. link Keylimepie
    Thanks, Myvision. It makes me sick, though, that doctors prescribe Lupron for breast cancer. It is NOT FDA-approved for cancer in women and probably never will be. The drug causes a massive estrogen surge before it lowers your estrogen level, so some - 65% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  14. link Keylimepie
    Thanks, Myvision. It makes me sick, though, that doctors prescribe Lupron for breast cancer. It is NOT FDA-approved for cancer in women and probably never will be. The drug causes a massive estrogen surge before it lowers your estrogen level, so some - 65% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  15. link Myvision
    I was put on lupron for 2 years to treat my estrogen sensitive breast cancer when i was 31-years-old. Two years of what i refer to as medical insanity. I wa put on disability for severe anxiety, ptsd, depression, you name it. Our bodies need estrogen - 73% more...
    Myvision- over a year ago
  16. link Keylimepie
    My life was also destroyed by ONE shot of Lupron. The drug destroyed my abdominal wall. Lupron causes hernias and osteoporosis. For others it has caused hair loss, tooth loss, severe acne, seizures, panic attacks, permanent hot flashes, and even deat - 16% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  17. link Norawc
    Your experience is, unfortunately, common. If you would like to speak with a lawyer who is bringing lawsuits on behalf of a few women who have suffered similar consequences, you can contact me at for the lawyers information. I'm - 18% more...
    Norawc- over a year ago
  18. link Statofmynd
    Has anyone with irreversible side effects from Lupron considered filing a class action lawsuit against Tap Pharmaceuticals??????? In a "nut" shell.... I was given 11.25 injection of Lupron for endometriosis in May of 2003. With in 1 week I - 80% more...
    Statofmynd- over a year ago - 13 Replies - in Lupron
  19. link Mom1257
    My daughter had 2 injections several years ago, and has had an avalanch of disabling effects since then: weight gain(150lbs), fibromyalgia, insomnia, chronic cystitis, migraines, and on and on. SOMETHING needs to be done about this drug!
    Mom1257- over a year ago
  20. link Cathryn1978
    I am also a victum of the shot. I received it when I was in my early 20's I am now 32yrs old and I am in cronic pain as a result of the Lupron injections. I get terrible headaces, memory loss, lower back pain and early ostioprosis. I would not have t - 29% more...
    Cathryn1978- over a year ago
  21. link Bberry
    Lupron in 2005
    Over the last few years I have been having pain in my knees and joints all over but mostly in my knees and legs. My legs and feet often fall asleep or feel tingly. I've gotten blood tests and xrays of my knees and It's not arthritis. That is all the - 89% more...
    Bberry- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  22. link Jbjb2k4
    Only one of the embyos stuck to my uterus and so I only had one baby in there but she was born 10lbs 11oz. The delivery was traumatizing to say the least. They broke her clavicle bone on the way out because by the time they realized her size her head - 58% more...
    Jbjb2k4- over a year ago
  23. link Bnone
    Dangerously low blood pressure
    I had the Lupron depot 4 and within two months my blood pressure started dropping periodically to 62/44, 60/46, 63/43, etc. When this happens my eyes get fuzzy, have hot flash, dizzy and feel faint. I feel like I can't function and must stay seated. - 38% more...
    Bnone- over a year ago - in Lupron
  24. link Brennerd
    Hi I had just one injection
    I got so sick I even got pneumonia. I am really just wondering when I will feel normal again. My chest is so sore, constapation and naseau. Headaches all the time and just generally exhausted.
    Brennerd- over a year ago - in Lupron
  25. link Bigdog65
    Relationship between Lubron and Osteoporosis
    63 year old African American male. Suffering from prostate cancer. Treated with Radiation and three years of hormone treatments (Lubron injections). After treatment diagnosed with severe loss of bone density,Osteoporosis. Private physician states tha - 53% more...
    Bigdog65- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  26. link Keylimepie
    Osteoporosis is rare in African American men. It's the Lupron. Have you tried to get a lawyer?
    Keylimepie- over a year ago
  27. link Tiredofthepain
    10 years of pure Hell
    I'm 43 years old, and had 2 sets of lupron, one prior to it being FDA approved, with a set of zoldex in between. I didn't have many symptoms the first set, and the zolodex gave me more bone loss, but the 2nd set did something to my body. I guess I wa - 95% more...
    Tiredofthepain- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  28. link Keylimepie
    I agree! Lupron caused kidney stones for me too. It leeches the calcium right out of your bones. Also destroyed my abdominal wall by breaking down the collagen. It can cause incontinence the same way. I only took it ONCE. Don't anyone try it! The doc - 22% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago