Lupron Side Effects

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  1. link Bjk1946
    nosebleeds and lupron
    I am being treated with Lupron for prostate Cancer. In the last week I have had 5 nosebleeds, never had them before, and wondered if this could be a side effect. I have had 2 3 month duration shots and this last one wa for one month duration. Is ther - 4% more...
    Bjk1946- over a year ago - in Lupron
  2. link Jlrowton2010
    When to expect a period
    I had my last Lupron shot ( a 3 in 1) in Feb of 2010. I have yet to have a period and my doctor has me on a patch of estrogen and Estradoil. NOthing is working. I am bloaded and miserable. Water retention perhaps? i cant lose the weight. i am dieting - 58% more...
    Jlrowton2010- over a year ago - in Lupron
  3. link Ashbee83
    Lupron grace of god, gyn, depression, mood swings, heavy bleeding
    I took my first of two lupron shots on April 24th. I;ve read all of the side effects and i did not experience all of them but there has been several that made things pretty difficult. I've had sever depression. for over a month not a day went by that - 61% more...
    Ashbee83- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  4. link Harrisc6756
    I just started taking the lupron shoot, I have had hot flashes, also mood swings but I had them before I started the shoot. My concern is that I started my period and nothing has changed still the heavy bleeding, cramps,. I haven;'t seen a difference - 40% more...
    Harrisc6756- over a year ago
  5. link Shay120
    Lupron mood swings, post partum, endo, anxiety, diet
    I have real bad endo, but I was still able to have a baby December 09' my doctor put me on lupron at my 6 week post partum, ive had an extremely had time losing any weight even with diet and exercise I'm wondering good the weight and mood swings/ anx - 9% more...
    Shay120- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lupron
  6. link Puresoap2
    Lupron memory loss, term memories, grandmom, clue, teenagers
    The memory loss is absolutely insane:-)
    Puresoap2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  7. link Jsvol
    Lupron flat on my back, fibroid, lower back pain, hysterectomy, 28 days
    I'm 49, still having periods every 28 days. Have been doing the "watchful /waiting" thing with my doctor for 4 years with a fibroid. This past year- fibroid more than doubled in size (now at 16 weeks size uterus) , the tumor is sitting on m - 82% more...
    Jsvol- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lupron
  8. link Ladyk1971
    My back pain has been awful for over 2 years, I take darvocet it takes the edge off. My ob wants me to see a back done with drs and really felt as if drs just think im nuts. My period goes through my urethra, yes you read that right, My uroli - 50% more...
    Ladyk1971- over a year ago
  9. link Jsvol
    I know- reading these posts on side effects is frightening. I really hope my doctor does an ultra sound just before my 2nd Lupron shot to let me know if it is indeed shrinking the fibroid. If so- I will gladly endure these symptoms in order to avoid - 42% more...
    Jsvol- over a year ago
  10. link Jackdee
    I do not have the answer to your dilemma. Infact, I am in the midst of deciding whether to go on Lupron for a laproscopic hysterectomy booked for July 30th. Reading your post has really put me off the idea. But I am told that taking Lupron will help - 53% more...
    Jackdee- over a year ago
  11. link Egonzalez
    Lupron fertility doctor, laparscopy, laparatomy, acne cream, scar tissue
    I'm 25 years old. I have had 3 surgeries because of Endo. First surgery I was 21, I had a large cyst on my left the size of a grape fruit. I had a laparatomy to remove cyst. This was when doctor discovered I had endo. At the age of 24 I started exper - 88% more...
    Egonzalez- over a year ago - in Lupron
  12. link Endo21
    Lupron depot lupron, that would cripple, hysto, scar tissue, lapro
    I have been on Depot Lupron for 12 years due to sever endometriosis- When I was 21 I had a partial hystorectemy to remove the dead portions of my reproductive system. It was so long ago that I went through 6 doctors before I found one who was able to - 90% more...
    Endo21- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lupron
  13. link Endo21
    Hi Mel, I really recommend the Lupron- The side effects for me lasted a bit but for the most part I got through them fine- I have been on it so long that these side effects are an issue for me now, but for the first 5 years just the weight gain and n - 71% more...
    Endo21- over a year ago
  14. link Ddmel2
    Wow~ I basically have the same story, but Havn't tried the Lupron yet. I lost my left ovary at 16 and have had 5 surgeries on the right side cause my cysts get to close to 6cm and try and kill off everything. I really want kids one day, but I'm pre-m - 34% more...
    Ddmel2- over a year ago
  15. link Kd1914
    Lupron ivf, pms, good luck, experiences, lupron
    Hi, This is the first time I post anywhere ever, but I want women to know not everyone has side effects. I was scared to death, because of all the reviews I read from other women's experiences. But I have to say although it is still only 4 days in fo - 59% more...
    Kd1914- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  16. link Royal1974
    Thank you so much for posting this point of view. I am feeling quite paralized right now as I read through all the awful side effects, when my doctor just recommended taking Lupron after having laparoscopic surgery. I wish you good luck and that it r - 18% more...
    Royal1974- over a year ago
  17. link Sem70
    Lupron weighing the odds, cantelope, invasive surgery, fibroids, night sweats
    47 yrs. with many, many,many fibroids - making my uterus the size of a cantelope instead of a pear. Using lupron to reduce the fibroids so I can have laproscopy to remove the uterus and ovaries. So far, bloating, sure --night sweats, drinking more li - 68% more...
    Sem70- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lupron
  18. link Jackdee
    Sure wish those of us considering or on Lupron before hysterectomy for large fibroids could get together and share information to come to some informed decisions... I am also hesitant to go on Lupron presurgery and also scared to have the surgery (re - 67% more...
    Jackdee- over a year ago
  19. link Ddmel2
    I'm in the same boat. Either do these shots or lose my right side. I lost the left one in high school and can't afford to keep going into surgery over the right side. I've had 5 already. Was the Lupron worth it?
    Ddmel2- over a year ago
  20. link Moetrn1
    Lupron tipped uterus, uterine fibroids, increased appetite, mood swing, severe depression
    I started on Lupron for severe bleeding, ovarian cysts and uterine fibroids. Had 2 lap surgeries in 6 months time. Ablation didn't work because I have a severely tipped uterus and they perforated it during the attempted ablation. The first shot (give - 80% more...
    Moetrn1- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lupron
  21. link Dsseak
    I feel for you. I was on Lupron out of desperation for pain that wouldn't go away afterwards. They told my husband that I was losing so much blood during the surgery that they had given me 2 units of blood and were considering a 3rd. They told him it - 97% more...
    Dsseak- over a year ago
  22. link Marionrkf
    heavy bleeding and no shrinkage
    Wondering if anyone has experienced problems with their lupron 3.75 monthly injections. I am and have been bleeding heavily since I have been on the lupron. I have been doing these injections for six months now and still no relief! I was hoping that - 38% more...
    Marionrkf- over a year ago - in Lupron
  23. link Kentuckywoman
    Lupron donor eggs, hot flashes, ivf, estrogen, march 1
    I started taking 10 ml of Lupron on Jan. 27 in order to prep for IVF with donor eggs. However, we had an issue with the donor not showing up after all the preparations I went through for two and a half weeks. After selecting another donor, I was info - 80% more...
    Kentuckywoman- over a year ago - in Lupron
  24. link Jlo1216
    Lupron cycst, medical system, steriods, hot flashes, 28 years
    I started the lupurn shot a week and a half ago. The day after the injection i had allergic reaction to the injection. I had a rash all around the injection, i had a rash all over my face, and it itched really bad. My face got really swollen, and bur - 77% more...
    Jlo1216- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  25. link Proudmom0331
    Lupron loss of sex drive, interstitial cystitis, kidney stones, mood swing, cystitis
    My experience with Lupron has been an up and down hill battle. At first my symptoms were exaggerated for the first month or so. ( I have endometriosis and Interstitial Cystitis.) But this is the normal progression of the drug. After that I had relief - 82% more...
    Proudmom0331- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lupron
  26. link Raye
    Lupron depot lupron, heavy periods, break through bleeding, breast size, mood swings
    Hello I am 43 years old and I am on my second cycle (3 month shot 11.25 depot lupron) of depot lupron. I am having a hysterectomy in about two weeks due to extreme heavy periods and fibroids. I already had the ablation surgery about 6 months ago but - 78% more...
    Raye- over a year ago - in Lupron
  27. link Rrr111
    Lupron mood swings, throat pain, ivf, hot flashes, single day
    This is my 2nd IVF, I didn't had a problem with lupron in my Frist IVF cycle. However in my 2nd IVF i am having lot of hot flashes, felt like my blood is boiling, lot of mood swings pretty much cried almost every single day. Got severe throat pain no - 42% more...
    Rrr111- over a year ago - in Lupron
  28. link Lucky818920
    Lupron depot lupron, severe endometriosis, ovarian cysts, natural menopause, two evils
    I really need help. I had a Lap done last week due to have pain. I was on Depo Provera for 5 years and had to go off of it and onto the pill. WHat I didn't know was that my cervix had closed up. When I was having my periods, it was "backing up&q - 87% more...
    Lucky818920- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Lupron
  29. link Laura1128
    This is my story from Lupron 12 years ago. That is right it has been around at least that long as a matter of fact LONGER. I will be 43 years old this year. 11 years ago I had my son after 5 years of infertility due to endometrosis. I had two laps to - 90% more...
    Laura1128- over a year ago
  30. link Edanko
    Lupron lupron injections, heavy menstrual bleeding, ovarian cysts, scar tissue, heavy bleeding
    I had a lap done last year in May and my doctor removed an adhesion that was hanging above my uterus. Also a fibroid (3 cm) was found in the muscle and is located right against my bladder. My doctor could not remove the fibroid because of its locatio - 94% more...
    Edanko- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Lupron
  31. link Jamminjack
    Hi ladies. For so many years (I'm now 53), I have felt that it was such an honor to be female, since we have the opportunity to incubate new life in our wombs and experience the exhilarating bliss of nurturing that new life. At this point, I think, h - 90% more...
    Jamminjack- over a year ago