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Is there anything i can do to decrease side effects for zoladex (goserelin) or make them more manageable? Add back therapy will be used.

So many SEs: Zoladex (goserelin) is associated with so many potential ses it is difficult to know how to answer this generic question. Who prescribed it for you and why? Please ask them to help you. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab
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Implant (Definition)

An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. Medical implants are man-made devices, in contrast to a transplant, which is ...Read more


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Oncologist recommends zoladex (goserelin) to be injected, given the side effects, is it worth it?

Oncologist recommends zoladex (goserelin) to be injected, given the side effects, is it worth it?

Yes: This assumes the reasons for advising the medicine are valid. With that in mind the answer is yes, overwhelmingly. Also, there are no "side effects" to zoladex (goserelin), (goserelin) only "effects". The goal of zoladex (goserelin) is to lower testosterone levels. Low levels result in a predictable set of issues over time. Side effects (unexpected problems) do not happen w/ zoladex (goserelin). Only the expected! ...Read more

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I'm on zoladex (goserelin) medicin because of breast can. Plz. I want to know about it's side effects ?

I'm on zoladex (goserelin) medicin because of breast can. Plz. I want to know about it's side effects ?

There'r many of them: I will list from most common to least: flushing, vaginitis, hot flashes, reduced libido, mood swings, depression (more in women), sweating, acne, diarrhea, breast atrophy, headaches (more in women), seborrhea, tumor flare, sexual dysfunctions, leg swelling, pain, nausea, lethargy, rash, heart/lungs troubles, strokes, kid impairment, high calcium, cystitis etc.. U may get some, or none. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can a zoladex (goserelin) 3.6mg implant induce artificial menopause?

Can a zoladex (goserelin) 3.6mg implant induce artificial menopause?

Chemical menopause: Zoladex (goserelin) 3.6 mg implanted every 28 days will put a woman chemically into menopause and make her menstrual periods stop. In fact, about 2 weeks after the first implant there will be a hormone withdrawal bleeding, after the next implant there will be no bleeding, if the medication works perfectly. ...Read more

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Trying to conceive after fibroid removal and course of Zoladex (goserelin) implant - heavy and painful periods still, 4 months after treatment?

Trying to conceive after fibroid removal and course of Zoladex (goserelin) implant - heavy and painful periods still, 4 months after treatment?

Normal will return: Hello, As you know Zoladex (goserelin) suppresses the hormones that the ovary produces. Now that the course of suppression is over, the ovaries will begin to cycle. The brain/ovary/uterus system is very complex and it could take a little time for you to cycle perfectly. Also consider that you have had pelvic surgery which represents a stress to all systems especially the reproductive system. ...Read more

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What is the bith control implant and what are the side effects plz?

What is the bith control implant and what are the side effects plz?

It is a : Piece put under the skin that sends out progesterone slowly and constantly to protect you from getting pregnant. There might be a bit of weight gain. Reddens at the site at first. Otherwise toleratedbwell. Lasts 5 yrs ...Read more

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Are there any risks or side effects to multifocal lens implant surgery?

Are there any risks or side effects to multifocal lens implant surgery?

Multifocal IOL risks: MIOLs have many advantages: improve the reading, distance, & intermediate vision in the vast majority of patients (assuming macula, optic nerve, brain are functioning normally). Halos, glare (usually improves with time), need for reading glasses/distance Rx from residual astigmatism biggest risk after MIOLs aside from general surgery risks. ...Read more

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Do you know of side effects from having the implant?

Do you know of side effects from having the implant?

Yes: Any surgery has side effects. Dental implant surgery is no different. Side effects can include pain, swelling, bruising, redness, bleeding, and infection. Fortunately, if performed by a well trained implant surgeon, these 'side effects' are greatly diminished and frequently non-existent. Keep smiling ! ...Read more

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Do you know if there are side effects from having the implant?

Do you know if there are side effects from having the implant?

Implant side effects: Like any surgery, dental implant surgery poses some health risks. Problems are rare and they're usually minor and easily treated. Side effects are swelling, soreness and bruising. The side effects of dental implant surgery rarely persist longer than two weeks. ...Read more

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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Goserelin (Definition)

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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
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Zoladex (Definition)

Zoladex is an anti-prostate cancer agent which is a ...Read more