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Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Eligard (Overview)

Eligard is a GnRH stimulator which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


Dr. Mark Ingerman
9 Doctors shared insights

Eligard (Overview)

Eligard is a GnRH stimulator which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


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I am taking testosterone suppressant therapy. (eligard). What can allow me to have erections?

I am taking testosterone suppressant therapy. (eligard). What can allow me to have erections?

ED: There are three drugs: viagra, Levitra (vardenafil) and Cialis that your physician can prescribe. There is also trimix (pge-1) that can be injected into the body of the penis; muse is a suppository that is inserted in the urethra (pge-1); vacuum erection devise (ved). Insertion of a semirigid or inflatable prosthesis could be considered if everything else fails but it requires surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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What problems are there switching from degarelix to eligard (leuprolide)?

What problems are there switching from degarelix to eligard (leuprolide)?

Not many problems: One problem may be insurance coverage unfortunately but overall symptoms between the two are likely to be similar. Studies have shown perhaps increased effectiveness of degarelix vs Eligard (leuprolide) when treating prostate cancer. ...Read more

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I am taking testosterone suppressant therapy. (eligard). What can allow me to have erections?

ED: There are three drugs: viagra, Levitra (vardenafil) and Cialis that your physician can prescribe. There is also trimix (pge-1) that can be injected into the body of the penis; muse is a suppository that is inserted in the urethra (pge-1); vacuum erection devise (ved). Insertion of a semirigid or inflatable prosthesis could be considered if everything else fails but it requires surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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I am 92 have prostate cancer, high blood pressure and problems with blood clots. I take eligard, (leuprolide) nefridene for bo. Can I take blk cohosh for flashes?

I am 92 have prostate cancer, high blood pressure and problems with blood clots. I take eligard, (leuprolide) nefridene for bo. Can I take blk cohosh for flashes?

Here are...: Probably not although cohosh has been used for female menopause-related hot flash. If being reasonably coping with it well, I don't advise using it. As to using eligard, (leuprolide) I wouldn't comment on its use due to unclear intended goal for its current use. As to nefridene, I assumed you meant nefidipine? More detail, ask and talk with your doc timely; online for such is inadequate for your present need. ...Read more

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What is the cost of injection of leuprolide acetate?

What is the cost of injection of leuprolide acetate?

Leuprolide costs: Prices are approximate from online pharmacies in the us: leuprolide 2 week kit - $130 (for fertility therapies). Leuprolide 3.75 mg - $300 (for endometriosis). Leuprolide 11.25 - $500 (for endometriosis, precocious puberty or prostate cancer). ...Read more

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Can leuprolide acetate injection cause skin scaling in hands and feet?

Can leuprolide acetate injection cause skin scaling in hands and feet?

Highly unlikely: That would be a highly unusual effect, dry skin is occasionally a complaint (if that's what you mean by scaling.) best wishes. M ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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Leuprolide Acetate (Definition)

Leuprolide acetate is a GnRH stimulator which is a kind of women's ...Read more