Lucrin Depot is used in the treatment of prostate cancer. It is also used to treat endometriosis (endometrium of the uterus grows excessively and causes... View More
Uses of Lucrin Depot
Side effects of Lucrin Depot
How to use Lucrin Depot
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Lucrin Depot works
Lucrin Depot is a hormone similar to the one produced by a hypothalmus gland in the brain. It works by decreasing the blood levels of testosterone in ma... View More
What if you forget to take Lucrin Depot?
If you miss a dose of Lucrin Depot, please consult your doctor.
Uterine fibroids, Endometriosis, Prostate cancer
Advanced Prostate Cancer Recommended Dose: 1 mg (0.2 mL) administered as a single daily SC injection. Endometriosis 3.75 mg IM monthly for up to ... View More
Central Precocious Puberty Indicated when signs of sexual maturity begin to develop in girls <8 years old and boys <9 years old; may be discontinued at... View More
Pregnancy, lactation; hypersensitivity to GnRH, GnRH agonist analogs or product excipients; undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding.
Mode of Action
Leuprorelin is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) analogue. Following an initial stimulation of gonadotrophins, continuous admin of Leuprorelin lea... View More
Vary inj site periodically. May cause transient elevation of testosterone levels during the first 1-2 wk, which may lead to worsening or onset of new sy... View More
>10% Hot flashes (57%),Cardiovascular changes or ischemia (19%),Fatigue (18%),Pain (13%),Peripheral edema (12%) 1-10% Asthenia (10%),Gynocomastia (... View More
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