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Condition: Endometriosis
5/19/2008 3:36:00 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I AM NOW ON MY SECOND TREATMENT OF LUPRON. THE FIRST WAS WHEN I WAS 14. IT WAS THE WORST 6MONS OF MY LIFE. I HAVE STRUGGLED WITH ENDO FOR 12 YRS. & EVEN THOUGH I HAD A HORRIBLE FIRST EXPERINCE MY DOCTOR GAVE ME NO OTHER OPTIONS. I'VE HAD 3 SURGERIES, TEN YEARS AGO & THE THIRD 2 MONTHS AGO. I STILL HAVE PELVIC PAIN & IRREGULAR BLEEDING. I KEEP BEING TOLD "WELL YOU SHOULD BE FEE ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
5/15/2008 11:32:28 PM

Reviewer: jm2723, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been living with Endo for several years. I recently had a laproscopy and started Lupron. I am on my secone injection and due to start my third. I have had no period however the headaches are close to unbearable. I don't have many hot flashes but every evening I get a terrible head ache accompanied by a low grade fever( 101.1-101.9)and chills that has been consistent for 8 days now. I or ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
5/13/2008 6:29:03 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this for 5 months after a lap for endometriosis. It's hard for me to tell whether it helped the pain, because I subsequently developed a bladder condition that has been causing me a lot of pain. But the Lupron was a horrible experience that is still having a huge negative impact on my life. The first two months weren't too bad, just lots of nausea. Then the mood swings, depression, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
5/12/2008 4:54:53 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I started taking the shot in August of 07 and took it until March of 08. I was pain free about 3 weeks after the initial injection and still am. The hot flashes bothered me the whole time I was on it. Also, the mood swings were BAD!!! Overall, the biggest thing that affected me was the fact that I gained 45 lbs durring the 8 month treatment. On the bright side, I have been off the shot for 2 month ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Endometriosis
3/30/2008 8:48:31 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Lupron is the only treatment that has made me pain free. I have suffered from endometriosis for 14 years. I have had many surgeries, including a partial hystorectomy. My doctor put me on Lupron with hopes that I will still be able to hve children. The side effects suck, but I will deal with them if it keeps me out of pain. I recommend this drug to anyone who has suffered the horrible pain from end ... Show Full Comment

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