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Prolide 11.25Mg Injection

Manufacturer: Celon Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Leuprorelin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Prolide 11.25Mg Injection, also known as leuprolide, is a manufactured version of a hormone called gonadotropin-releasing hormone. It is primarily used to treat hormone-based tumors like in advanced prostate cancer, breast cancer, lymphoma, certain kinds of leukaemia, uterine fibroids, and endometriosis. Apart from these, it is also used to treat early onset of puberty. It is administered through injection into a muscle or under the skin. Prolonged usage leads to substantial decline of testosterone in male and decrease in estradiol in females.

In some cases, Prolide 11.25Mg Injection may be harmful if inhaled, can cause allergic skin reactions, asthma-like symptoms and breathing difficulties. Pregnant women should avoid using this drug as it can harm the unborn child. Other common side effects of Prolide 11.25Mg Injection include hot flashes, mood swings, difficulty in sleeping, headaches, pain at the site of injection, night sweats, stomach upset, diarrhoea, constipation, stomach pain, acne, swollen breasts or tender breasts, high blood sugar and problems with the pituitary gland. It is also used to avoid premature ovulation in in-vitro fertilisation processes. This drug is also used to delay puberty in transgender boys and girls until they are old enough to start hormone-replacement therapy. It has also been use on an experimental basis to reduce sexual urges in paedophiles and other kinds of paraphilias.

and precocious puberty (premature puberty).
In addition to its intended effect, Prolide 11.25Mg Injection may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Decreased libido
Testicular atrophy
Increased sweating
Bone pain
Hot flashes
Injection site reaction.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Lupride depot 22.50mg injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Driving
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Prolide 11.25Mg Injection, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Bharat Serums & Vaccines Ltd
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose of Leuprorelin, please consult your doctor.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.

Popular Questions & Answers

I have low testosterone level on 1 Sept. It was 212, no thyroid, no other problem. Age 38. Doctor give me testosterone injection 250 depot, and a packet of powder to drink with water for natural production of testosterone. I got good result. But powder is very costly .Around 7000 per month. please advice some economic medicine.

MD-Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS)
Sexologist, Haldwani
I have low testosterone level on 1 Sept. It was 212, no thyroid, no other problem. Age 38. Doctor give me testosteron...
Hello- Taking synthetic testosterone shots and oral supplement apart from cost is also not safe, as it results in testicular shrinkage in almost 50 % cases. Its better to go herbal. Ayurvedic aphrodisiac herbs and some simple lifestyle and dietary changes can help boost your testosterone level naturally. Herbs like Malaysian ginseng (Eurycoma longifolia), and Puncturevine (Tribulus terrestris) are known to boost testosterone naturally and also to maintain its healthy level life long by correcting its production capacity in the body.
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Hello Dr, I feel some Dizziness sometimes (chakkar). I have 7 months old baby and I am a nursing mother. It was a c section. I took proper medicines. So, is it normal to feel it even after 7 months post delivery?

MS - ENT
ENT Specialist, Faridabad
Hello Dr, I feel some Dizziness sometimes (chakkar). I have 7 months old baby and I am a nursing mother. It was a c s...
Hi lybrate-user. Yes you can feel some dizziness post delivery, primarily because of depletion of nutrients from your body. But to just take it as an absolute answer would be an over simplification. Dizziness or chakkar or vertigo can also occur because of vestibular (inner ear) disorder or cervical spondylosis. You need to go visit an ent specialist to clinch the diagnosis.

My sister was taking fluxanol depot, mdd xr ,dicorate for depression and schizophrenia for 1 year. She is now taking salads and mdd xr but feels better. How long should she take these medicines and when to stop?

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Gopalganj
Medication regime which you are talking about is more likely indicative of treatment of psychotic depression having some mixed features. So in this medication needs to be continued long term. May be few years. All a psychiatrist can say is if you stop medication abruptly then subsequent episode is going to be more rapid and severe.
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