FAQs ABOUT LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION
What LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION is used for?
LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION for palliative treatment (relieving symptoms and minimize the associated suffering) of advanced prostatic cancer. Consult your doctor before receiving.
What side effects are seen with LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION?
The common side effects associated with the use of LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION are hot flashes, impotence, anaemia, bone pain, muscle pain, dizziness, light-headedness, general pain, headache, sleeplessness, sleep disorders, and shortness of breath. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects worsens.
Who should avoid receiving LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION?
Do not receive LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION if you are allergic to Leuprolide, GnRH, GnRH agonist analogs. It is not recommended for use in pregnant women, breastfeeding women, and children. Consult your doctor before receiving.
Is LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION safe to use in children?
LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION should be used with caution in children. Your doctor will administer the right dose depends on your child’s age, body weight and disease condition. Consult your doctor before receiving.
Is LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION safe to use in pregnant and breastfeeding women?
LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION is not recommended for use during pregnancy as it may increase the risk for pregnancy loss. It is also not recommended for use in breastfeeding women as it is not known whether it can pass through milk. Consult your doctor before receiving.
What is the method of receiving LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION?
LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION will be given to you only by a doctor or a nurse subcutaneously (under the skin). Keep changing the site of injection periodically if taken for long term. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Is LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION safe to use in heart patients?
LUPRIDE 1MG INJECTION should be used with caution in patients under high cardiovascular risk factors. Consult your doctor before receiving.