Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection

Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd

Composition for Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection

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2 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Luprodex 3M Injection


Uses of Luprodex 3M Injection

Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection is used for prostate cancer, endometriosis, uterine fibroids and precocious puberty.
It is also used to reduce the thickness of the endometrium of the uterus in preparation for surgery.

Side effects of Luprodex 3M Injection


Decreased libido, Testicular atrophy, Increased sweating, Fatigue, Muscle weakness, Erectile dysfunction, Bone pain, Hot flashes, Injection site reaction.


How to use Luprodex 3M Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Luprodex 3M Injection works

Luprodex 3m 11.25mg injection is a hormone similar to the one produced by a hypothalmus gland in the brain. It works by decreasing the levels of testosterone and estrogen.

In Depth Information on Luprodex 3M Injection

Expert advice for Luprodex 3M Injection

  • Contact your doctor immediately, if you experience any allergic reactions.
  • Avoid taking leuprorelin, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding.
  • Do not take leuprorelin, if you have urinary obstruction, spinal cord compression, history of pituitary gland tumors or osteoporosis.
  • Regularly monitor your blood sugar levels if you are diabetic and being treated with leuprorelin as, there may be an increase in blood sugar levels.
  • The increase in testosterone that occurs during the first weeks of therapy can cause an increase in urinary symptoms or pain.
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Special precautions for Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Luprodex 3M 11.25m
g Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Do not drive or operate machinery if you experience drowsiness, dizziness or visual disturbances whilst being treated with Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection.
There is limited information available on the use of Luprode
x 3M 11.25mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Leuprolide / Leuprorelin, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Luprodex 3M 11.25mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Leuprolide / Leuprorelin

Q. What is Leuprorelin used for?
Leuprorelin is used in the treatment of advanced and/or metastatic prostate cancer. It is also used to treat central precocious puberty (condition causing children to enter puberty too soon resulting in faster than normal bone growth and development of sexual characteristics), endometriosis (a condition in which the endometrium lines the uterus grows excessively and causes pain, heavy or irregular [periods], and other symptoms), anemia (lower than normal red blood cells count) due to uterine fibroids (noncancerous growth in the uterus). Leuprorelin may be used for infertility, breast cancer and before intra-uterine surgery
Q. What is leuprorelin acetate?
Leuprorelin belongs to a class of medicines called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/ Tylenol (paracetamol)/ Benadryl (anti-cough preparation) with Lupron/leuprorelin?
There are no known drug interactions of leuprorelin with ibuprofen/ Tylenol (paracetamol)/ Benadryl.

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