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  • n. leuprorelin

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  • Dr. Richard Bowen, a family practitioner in Florida, stumbled on the approach when a patient noted that her husband's Alzheimer's hadn't worsened for five years, since he had begun taking a hormone treatment called leuprolide for his prostate cancer.

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  • Unlike luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) agonists, such as leuprolide, an established treatment for prostate cancer, FIRMAGON does not induce an initial testosterone surge.

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  • (LHRH) agonists, such as leuprolide, an established treatment for prostate cancer, FIRMAGON does not induce an initial testosterone surge.

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  • • Pituitary down-regulators, also called Zoladex, or goserelin, and Lupron leuprolide.

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  • Drugs in this category include danazol (Danocrine), leuprolide acetate (the same medicines used to treat endometriosis), and a promising new treatment called LHRH.

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  • The drugs most commonly used for this purpose include danazol (Danocrine) and leuprolide acetate (Lupron, Synarel, Zoladex).

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  • To make treatment even easier, drugs such as leuprolide can be taken for three to five months before surgery.

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  • The most widely prescribed of these drugs is leuprolide acetate Lupron which is given via injection.

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  • Preliminary studies show bromocryptine (which suppresses prolactin) and leuprolide (which suppresses ovarian function) may have immunosuppressant effects in lupus.

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  • Additionally, Soligenix has a Lipid Polymer Micelle LPM™ drug delivery technology for the oral delivery of leuprolide for the treatment of prostate cancer and endometriosis.

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