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Eligard With ERBT or Not?
I have a dear friend who was diagnosed with prostate cancer in Jan of this year. After multiple tests and biopsies, including MRI and PET...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Oct 21, 2023
Stopping Eligard early
I have advanced, aggressive, Gleason 9, Grade 5, Stage 4 prostate cancer. I went through radiation treatments and have been on both Lupron and Eligard...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jun 12, 2023
Side effects after stopping Eligard
I have stage 4, advanced, aggressive, Gleason 9, Grade 5 Prostate Cancer. One year ago, I went through radiation and started hormonal therapy, which brought...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Oct 9, 2023
Salvage radiation therapy with 6 months Eligard
I'm starting salvage radiation therapy with 6 month Eligard injection, My care provider is a bit vague about how long before starting radiotherapy I should...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jul 27, 2023
Eligard wears off at end of 4 months
I have been on Eligard for a year. Stage 4 with bone mets ! PSA started at 14 and went down to 2.8 and then...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Nov 20, 2023
Hot flashes 3 months after Eligard?
About 10 days before Christmas, I had a 4-month Eligard injection with 3 weeks of Casodex. I then had BT in February and 23 IMRT...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Apr 13, 2023
Fatigue after Eligard and proton Beam
In November 2020 I had a six month Eligard shot, then completed 44 proton beam treatments on April 9, 2021. Today August 2, I have...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Aug 3, 2021
Eligard and radiation: What can I expect?
I am about to begin treatment for prostate cancer which involves the drug Eligard and 30 days of radiation. How should I expect this to...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Nov 16, 2023
Severe stiffness if fingers after starting Eligard.
As soon as I received my first injection of Eligard for my prostate cancer I started having severe stiffness in fingers of both hands.
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Sep 29, 2023
PSA remains after treatment (surgery, Eligard and radiation)
Post prostatectomy 90days PSA 0.331 Started Eligard 30 days post PSA 0.059 39 salvage radiation 2 weeks post PSA 0.024 Is Eligard not working ?...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Mar 5, 2023
Depression and Androgen Deprivation Therapy, Eligard: What helps?
Has anyone felt lethargic and depressed from the Eligard shot. I received the 7.5 mg ( 30 day) about 2 1/2 weeks ago with another...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Nov 22, 2023
Great results with Zytiga and Eligard want to put off radiation.
I was diagnosed with regional metastatic PC last summer, was put on Zytiga for 6 months and I am still on Eligard. PSA has been
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Apr 26, 2023
Eligard - 1 mo. , 3 mo., 6 months: any difference in side effects?
I have read on another forum (Inspire) that the side effects of Lupron Depot are easier to take with the shorter durations. I'm scheduled for...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jan 16, 2023
How long do the side effects of Lupron/Eligard last?
This Monday I am getting my number 3 and last injection of 6 month duration Eligard/Lupron. This is after 39 Proton Beam sessions which began...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Feb 18 2:40pm
Blood Pressure Spike: Anyone experience this after Eligard or Lupron?
I have high blood pressure that is very well controlled with medication. About three weeks ago I had my first Eligard shot in anticipation of...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jan 16 8:54am
Treatment for Prostate Cancer Metastasized to Bones
4 months ago diagnosed with Prostate Cancer that has Metasized into Bones. So far, just getting Hormone Treatment...Eligard and Erleada....Feeling so tired...Is this normal? Is...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: 6 days ago
Difficulty with androgen deprivation (ADT): what helps?
I am taking Eligard for a year now and gained 25 lbs and have depression and fatigue. I have a friend taking degarilix and he...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jan 17 11:01am
Low white blood cell count: Can cancer treatment cause leukopenia?
Can Lupron/Eligard and radiation for prostate cancer cause leukopenia? My WBC is now 2.5. My lymphocytes are just 290.
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Oct 13, 2022
Very tender/sore testicles
One year into Eligard and Zytiga. I know shrinking testicles are a common/normal side effect. However mine are very tender/sore for the past week or...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Nov 21, 2023
Further Treatment: Wondering about stopping hormone therapy?
I had a radical prostatectomy in 2015. PSA started to double every 4 weeks 4 months later. Then had 40 radiation sessions. PSA started doubling...
Support Group: Prostate Cancer
Last active: Jul 10, 2023