Lupron Side Effects

Serious Side Effects

Some side effects of Lupron are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Blood in the urine or difficulty urinating
  • Persistent or extreme bone pain
  • Puberty signs after two months of treatment in children, including vaginal bleeding or spotting in girls
  • Chest pain (angina)
  • Tingling, pricking, or numbing sensations of the skin
  • Weakness in the legs
  • Signs of a blood clot, such as:
 
    • Severe pain
    • Swelling
    • Weakness
    • Numbness of an arm or leg
 
  • Signs of a blood clot in the lung, such as:
 
    • Shortness of breath
    • Sudden chest pain
    • Coughing up blood
 
  • Signs of anemia, such as:
 
    • Fatigue
    • Pale skin
    • Dizziness
    • Shortness of breath
 
  • Black, tarry, or bloody stools
  • Vomit that looks like coffee grounds or has bright red blood in it
  • Extreme shortness of breath or coughing
  • Mood changes, such as:
 
 
  • Feelings of a rapid or forcefully beating heart (palpitations)
  • Reactions at the injection site, such as:
 
    • Severe redness
    • Pain
    • Pus
    • Bleeding
 
 
    • Frequent urination
    • Increased thirst
    • Blurred vision
    • Fatigue
    • Weight loss
 
  • Signs of pituitary apoplexy, which is death of an area of tissue in the pituitary gland, such as:
 
    • A sudden, severe headache
    • Paralysis of the eye muscles
    • Blurred vision
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Low blood pressure
    • Confusion
 
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
 
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling of the mouth or throat
    • Wheezing
    • Difficulty breathing or swallowing.
 
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