Lupron Injections For Prostate Cancer

Featured Health Expert
95
EXPERT

How Long Do Lupron Injections Work?

Dear Dr. Motola,


If you have had prostate surgery and need salvage radiation, but elect to take injections instead, how long will the lupron injections work?

 

 

Lupron is a drug that inhibits the production of gonadotropins (LH and FSH), resulting in the reduction of testosterone to castration levels. It is mainly intended for the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer however other uses in the management of this disease are also utilized widely. This decrease in testosterone helps...

Read more

More information on "Lupron Injections For Prostate Cancer"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Prostate »