Leuprolide

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Leuprolide Overview

Leuprorelin, also known as leuprolide, is a manufactured version of a hormone used to treat prostate cancer, breast cancer, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, and early puberty.[1][2] It is given by injection into a muscle or under the skin.[1] Common side effects include hot flashes, unstable mood, trouble sleeping, headaches, and pain at the site of injection.[1] Other side effects may include high blood sugar, allergic reactions...

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Leuprolide

side affects ## The following adverse reactions were reported in less than 5% of the patients on Leuprolide acetate: Cardiovascular System-Angina, Cardiac arrhythmias, Myocardial infarction, Pulmonary emboli; Gastrointestinal System-Diarrhea, Dysphagia, Gastrointestinal bleeding, Gastrointestinal disturbance, Peptic ulcer, Rectal polyps; Endocrine System-Libido decrease, Thyroid enlargement; Musculoskeletal System -Joint pain; Central/Peripheral Nervous System-Anxiety, Blurred vision, Lethargy, Memory disorder, Mood swings, Nervousness, Numbness, Paresthesia, Peripheral neuropathy, Syncope/blackouts, Taste disorders; Respiratory System-Cough, Pleural rub, Pneumonia, Pulmonary fibrosis; Integumentary System-Carcinoma of skin/ear, Dry skin, Ecchymosis, Hair loss, Itching, Local skin react...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Leuprolide
  • For Suspension: 22.5mg/vial
  • Implant: 65mg
  • Injection: 11.25mg, 15mg, 1mg/0.2ml, 22.5mg, 22.5mg/vial, 3.75mg, 30mg, 30mg/vial, 45mg, 45mg/vial, 5mg/ml, 7.5mg, 7.5mg/vial
  • Suspension: 11.25mg, 22.5mg, 3.75mg, 7.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Leuprolide: (17 results)

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  • 0074-2108 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-2282 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-2440 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3346 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3473 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3641 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3642 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3663 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3683 Lupron Depot Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-3779 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0074-9694 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Abbvie Inc.
  • 0185-7400 Leuprolide Acetate 1 mg/.2ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Eon Labs, Inc.
  • 0703-4014 Leuprolide Acetate 1 mg/.2ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 0781-4003 Leuprolide Acetate Kit by Sandoz Inc
  • 41616-936 Leuprolide Acetate Subcutaneous Kit by Sun Pharma Global Inc.
  • 47335-936 Leuprolide Acetate Kit by Sun Pharma Global Fze
  • 52125-736 Lupron Depot-ped Kit by Remedyrepack Inc.

Other drugs which contain Leuprolide or a similar ingredient: (6 results)

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Leuprolide Acetate and OFEV
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