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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lupron Depot (3 Month) IM.

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Condition: Other
8/23/2012 11:49:47 PM

Reviewer: WeeDee, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I suffered from severe endometriosis. I had two surgeries, the second surgery it completely covered my ovaries. Dr. suggested Lupron Depot shots (I actually had 4 months of it). I am now divorced earlier than I had planned (I planned on doing it in the future, but not at the moment) and I know it is because of this drug. I am a very logical person. While receiving these shots, I seriously was not ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/21/2012 7:27:30 PM

Reviewer: loggerswife_21, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
has been a great help in stopping my endometriosis and pelvic pain. the only side effect i have experienced is hot flashes and night sweats. and hair growth and acne. overall, would recommend this drug!

Condition: Other
3/27/2012 2:00:37 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I received Lupron injections for the first time in 2006 prior to having surgery to remove fibroids. It worked as described, stopping my periods - but I also had the side effects of hot flashes, night sweats, etc. I didn't mind because it stopped the heavy flow and allowed me to have the surgery. I received the injections again - after having severe anemia - it didn't work as well the secon ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
12/20/2011 9:58:19 PM

Reviewer: kathy U, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am 48 and have had 1 shot of lupron.Not really sure why Dr gave it to me.I had a partial hyst.13yrs ago and had some cysts on my cervix that showed up in a CT scan. I have severe scarring from 5 adominal surgerys and dr felt a complete hysterectomy was too dangerous,so gave me the shot. I have had nothing but horrible hot flashes,no sex drive,night sweats,mood swings,bodyaches etc....this drug h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/11/2011 2:33:13 PM

Reviewer: Mixedmami121, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Severe pain due to endometriosis. Shot provided, DID NOT work. Suffered ALL of the side effects & the pain did not subside. Unfotunately unsuccessful for me, but to each its own, Best of Luck Ladies!

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