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    Condition: Puberty at an Earlier Age than would be expected
    4/22/2016 10:01:41 AM

    Reviewer: Gleeia2522, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My husband & I had to decide whether we wanted to put our daughter through the Lupron shots every other month or getting the Supprelin implant surgically placed. After a few weeks past insertion her hormone levels were still not quite where the doc wanted but decreasing. After a few more weeks they were perfect. Breast tissue down, mood was a little better.. she has been on it for coming up on ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Puberty at an Earlier Age than would be expected
    12/3/2015 1:04:55 AM

    Reviewer: dealing with precocious puberty, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My daughter was diagnosed with precocious puberty. We did Lupron shots every 28 days for about a year. It was so exhausting to drive to the endocrinologist's office (not close to our small town) and get the awful shot in the butt. My daughter was a trooper, but she would miss an entire day of school for this, once a month. Plus I had to take the day off work. Very quickly we noticed a cyc ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Puberty at an Earlier Age than would be expected
    2/17/2015 6:38:42 PM

    Reviewer: Squishy, 7-12 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    It halted my child's puberty (at stage 4) for 3 years effectively. She had an adverse reaction to the bandage in the Supprelin implantation kit, however, and became very ill - swollen arm, hives, rash, blisters and unbearable itching for 3 weeks.

    Condition: Puberty at an Earlier Age than would be expected
    2/18/2014 9:24:06 PM

    Reviewer: 7-12 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I would not recommend this plant.It messed my son up.My son has Tourette's syndrome,and it made him have severe tics.we are using some alternative methods to help.No more meds for him!

    Condition: Puberty at an Earlier Age than would be expected
    11/20/2012 8:00:12 PM

    Reviewer: hannahs mom, 3-6 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My daugther got this implant when she was 2 years old due her bones aging super fast. It has really helped. We were given the option to remove it to see how she does with out it, but im afraid to. so we are going in 3 weeks to replace it.

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