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Off lupron for 3+ mo. Going to take ocp to bring back af. Going to stop after i get 1st cycle bc i want to ttc. How long after last pill can I try ttc?
Talk to your doctor: You should discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
Dr gave me 10- 200mg progestrone pill 1x day to bring back period after lupron treatment. How will the pill work? How soon till my period? Ttc w/hubby
Hard to say: Taking Progesterone for 10 days after having Lupron treatment may or may not cause a period. Usually Lupron will thin out the uterine lining. Progesterone only works to bring on a period if there is a thick lining to shed. It may be helpful to get an opinion from a fertility specialist or another gynecologist. ...Read more
Menopausal effects: Lupron injections are used for many reasons in gynecology, most commonly in the treatment of fibroids and endometriosis. Essentially, Lupron shuts down ovarian function and leads to a menopausal state. Therefore, side effects include hot flashes, vaginal dryness, mood swings, decreased libido, and bone loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hormone inhibitor: Lupron (aka leuprolide) inhibits the production of testosterone and estrogen from the testes and ovaries, respectively. It is used in the treatment of a number of things including endometriosis, prostate and breast cancer and inappropriately early puberty in kiddos, each of which is made worse by excessive testosterone or estrogen secretion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No time limit: It really depends upon its benefit to your husband. Men with metastatic disease can have long term benefit. ...Read more
Varies: There are three forms of lupron, one is a subcutaneous injection daily which will wear off very quickly. The second type is a depot form which last for approximately 30 days in the body, and lastly there is a 90 day form. A woman will usually ovulate 2 to 4 weeks after the effects of the Lupron has worn off. ...Read more
Depends/ indications: I agree with the prior answer in context, but want to weigh in on other uses. Studies show Lupron in the depot form is effective at shrinking fibroid volume by about 1/3 in 3 months. This gives a proven statistically lower blood loss in women preparing for surgical myomectomy. Also Lupron in the non-depot form is safe, effective and routinely used in stimulations for ivf. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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