How Does Lupron Work?

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Generic Name: LEUPROLIDE 3 MONTH PEDIATRIC - INJECTION
Pronounced: (LOO-proe-lide)

Lupron Depot-Ped (3 Month) IM Uses

Leuprolide is used to stop early puberty (precocious puberty) in children. It helps to delay sexual development (such as growth of the breasts/testicles) and the start of menstrual periods. It also helps slow down early bone growth to increase the likelihood of reaching normal adult height. Leuprolide works by decreasing the amount of sex hormones that a ...

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