Firmagon vs Lupron

Firmagon
Lupron
Other name: Degarelix Degarelix
Other name: Lupron Depot Lupron Depot
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Cancer
2.1
Concern level
2.1
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Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Degarelix (International Nonproprietary Name) or degarelix acetate (United States Adopted Name) (tradename Firmagon) is a hormonal therapy used in the treatment of prostate cancer. During development it was known as FE200486.Testosterone ...
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Lupron (generic name: leuprolide) is a synthetic hormone that acts as a messenger to the pituitary gland and indirectly regulates reproductive organs. When men take Lupron, it redu...
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Top Concerns
Fir
Hot Flashes
10
Tiredness
8
Injection Site Pain
5
Discomfort
4
Weight Gain
3
Bone Pain
3
Injection Site Reactions
2
Decreased Libido
2
Anxiety
2
Impotence
2
Top Concerns
Lup
Headaches
7
Hot Flashes
6
Cramping
4
Tiredness
3
Weight Gain
2
OHSS
2
Bloating
2
Endometritis
2
Nausea
2
Insomnia
1
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Firmagon
Fir
Lupron
Lup
Hot Flashes
Fir
Lup
10
6
Tiredness
Fir
Lup
8
3
Injection Site Pain
Fir
Lup
5
0
Discomfort
Fir
Lup
4
0
Weight Gain
Fir
Lup
3
2
Bone Pain
Fir
Lup
3
0
Injection Site Reactions
Fir
Lup
2
0
Decreased Libido
Fir
Lup
2
0
Anxiety
Fir
Lup
2
0
Impotence
Fir
Lup
2
0
Headaches
Lup
Fir
7
0
Hot Flashes
Lup
Fir
6
10
Cramping
Lup
Fir
4
0
Tiredness
Lup
Fir
3
8
Weight Gain
Lup
Fir
2
3
OHSS
Lup
Fir
2
0
Bloating
Lup
Fir
2
0
Endometritis
Lup
Fir
2
0
Nausea
Lup
Fir
2
0
Insomnia
Lup
Fir
1
0
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About Firmagon
Degarelix (International Nonproprietary Name) or degarelix acetate (United States Adopted Name) (tradename Firmagon) is a hormonal therapy used in the treatment of prostate cancer. During development it was known as FE200486.Testosterone ...
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Firmagon
About Lupron
Leuprorelin (International Nonproprietary Name) or leuprolide acetate (United States Adopted Name) is a GnRH analog. Proper Sequence: p-Pro-His-Trp-Ser-Tyr-D-Leu-Leu-Arg-Pro-NHE...
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