CONDITIONS: Endometriosis


  1. link Britnicavins
    I hate Lupron
    I was given a three month shot of Lupron on Jan. 31, 2011. Headaches started within hours, within days I was hurting worse than I was, which I thought - 89% more...
    Britnicavins- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  2. link Yvo
    Steady weight gain
    I'm 46 and had the Mirena fitted in Dec 2010 due to extremely heavy periods which caused anaemia. The Mirena has resolved the heavy periods but I now - 83% more...
    Yvo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Mirena
  3. link Angelique_aac
    You are not alone. I actually have Endo so periods are not good for me to have so the mirena was a great choice for me. the longer I had the mirena th - 71% more...
    Angelique_aac- over a year ago
  4. link A55magic
    Why can't I take this drug???
    Diagnosed with hypo, doc gave me .050 synthroid but I got horrible headaches, shaky, shortness of breath, chest pain, couldn't sleep...........doc red - 72% more...
    A55magic- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Synthroid
  5. link Glynisrose
    First off, blood tests are a waste of time, if the lab finds your TSH is OK then they don't do any more tests! You should always go with your SYMPTOMS - 80% more...
    Glynisrose- over a year ago
  6. link Shorething
    Yasmin birth control pills, hunger pains, rheumatoid arthritis, joint pains, hypochondriac
    I have been on Yasmin for over 5 years, and just thought that I was a hypochondriac. After starting Yasmin I experienced severe nausea and unrelieved - 86% more...
    Shorething- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Yasmin
  7. link Jx2
    I am 40 and I had female problems for years. I have a 15 year old and 10 year old twins. I started on Yasmin at age 34 for pms, endo and ovarian cysts - 92% more...
    Jx2- over a year ago
  8. link Rochellec1021
    Helps that crazy PMDD!!!
    I was told 3 years ago that I need to have a hysterectomy but due to my fear of menopause and only being 36 I turned down the sugery. I have suffered - 89% more...
    Rochellec1021- over a year ago - in Lupron Depot
  9. link Keylimepie

    That's a terrible idea. Lupron with Aygestin ruined my abdominal wall! The drug causes permanent severe abdominal distention: [link removed] I've had - 67% more...
    Keylimepie- over a year ago - in Lupron
  10. link Judykay
    Lupron neck and shoulder pain, fibroid tumor, lupron depot, sinus infections, stomach pain
    My name is Judy and I took lupron depot for 6 months in 2005 for a fibroid tumor.To all of you who have been told by a doctor that this drug will shri - 89% more...
    Judykay- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lupron
  11. link Mtk2003
    I just wanted to thank you ladies for sharing your stories here. I am 27 years old and was just diagnosed with endo and ovarian cysts last week via la - 71% more...
    Mtk2003- over a year ago
  12. link Mousse

    i have endo, and had the mireena put in during surgery to help eliviate the symptoms of endo, unfortunatley it hasnt even helped me by 5%, at my 3 mon - 90% more...
    Mousse- over a year ago - in Mirena
  13. link Ceila
    Lupron horror stories, panic attack, hot flashes, endometriosis, weight gain
    I am 32 years old and have a 10 year history of endometriosis. I am on my 3rd shot of Lupron (once a month for 6 months) and have been doing great. Ab - 86% more...
    Ceila- over a year ago - 8 Replies - in Lupron
  14. link Kdritco
    Hi I have had many lap. surgeries, been diagnosed with endo about 5 years ago, have had hysterectomy but endo is back, painful as ever. My doctor too - 77% more...
    Kdritco- over a year ago
  15. link Ronjaybecca
    Lupron hot flashes, severe headaches, arms and legs, fibromyalgia, non existent
    This is the drug from hell! Nothing really happened after my first one-month shot, just a few mild hot flashes. My doctor had wanted to give me the th - 95% more...
    Ronjaybecca- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Lupron
  16. link Kneecoal79
    Not sure if you will get this but I am going to chat anyway. I started Lupron in June of 2010 do to severe endo, first side effect was in august with - 89% more...
    Kneecoal79- over a year ago
  17. link Rmjtweety
    Lupron head in the freezer, postpardum depression, depo lupron, laproscopy, shaky hands
    I am 30 years old and have been put on Depo Lupron after a laproscopy to help with endometriosis. I am 2 months into a 6 month course (one shot every - 93% more...
    Rmjtweety- over a year ago - 13 Replies - in Lupron
  18. link Briestylez
    I'm a little sad that all of these postings are negative. Let me give my experience..... I'm 31... and I had my first lap surgery this past august (20 - 93% more...
    Briestylez- over a year ago
  19. link Tiredofthepain
    10 years of pure Hell
    I'm 43 years old, and had 2 sets of lupron, one prior to it being FDA approved, with a set of zoldex in between. I didn't have many symptoms the first - 97% more...
    Tiredofthepain- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Lupron
  20. link 1337314
    One shot, two weeks later and a desperate depression begins
    I've only had one shot, and although I am supposed to endure 5 more months, I don't think I can follow through with more of this. My family thinks I a - 85% more...
    1337314- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Lupron
  21. link Carolynbenne
    I am in the same situation. I had a laparoscopy three weeks ago and now feel great. My doctor wants me to take Lupron for the endo she couldn't remove - 65% more...
    Carolynbenne- over a year ago
  22. link Debbieann91
    Lupron mood swings, wonderful women, endo, fiance, weight gain
    I'm 19. I was diagnosed with severe endo at age 13. Yes, I've been going through this THAT long and that young along with many others I see on here. I - 86% more...
    Debbieann91- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Lupron
  23. link Brandiquinn
    I will be 37 in dec I was diagnost with endo when i was 13 and was first put on lupron shortly after and was on it for over a year that was 1986 and I - 80% more...
    Brandiquinn- over a year ago
  24. link Tomuchpainfortolong
    Lupron oxycontin 80mg, total hysterectomy, thyroid cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune disorder
    Thyroid cancer, Addison's disease, Rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, diabetes, sjogrens syndrome, Migraines. Was given 3 injections Dr saying had En - 75% more...
    Tomuchpainfortolong- over a year ago - in Lupron
  25. link Wowthishurts
    Mirena sore breast, intimate life, sinus, nausea, headaches
    I've had mirena in since oct. 08....Problems from start...thought I needed to give it time so my body could get use to it. Still NO sex drive, extreme - 77% more...
    Wowthishurts- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Mirena
  26. link Nicola92
    Hi I have the mirena coil in since last september, I've tryed every pill, the injections and the patches. I've the coil in because i've got endometrio - 68% more...
    Nicola92- over a year ago
  27. link Yolinda
    Cut my synthroid
    I recently went to My endo for 6 month checkup. A few days later I received a letter with the results of lab. My T4 was 2.08 and he cut my dose of Syn - 87% more...
    Yolinda- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Synthroid
  28. link Mpbean70
    Can Lupron shot lead to arm pain?
    I had been on Lupron shots since April 2010 due to Endo.By the beginning of July 2010 developed a pain in my right arm and my right ring figure which - 54% more...
    Mpbean70- over a year ago - in Lupron
  29. link Debocat53
    Spironolactone excessive weight gain, muscle fatigue, shortness of breathe, gain muscle, joint pain
    excessive weight gain muscle fatigue, joint pain shortness of breathe
    Debocat53- over a year ago - 207 Replies - in Spironolactone
  30. link Jenninsb
    Hi all: I've been off since May and have gained 4 pounds! And it's been a battle to only gain 4. Still, I am hopeful. When I told my endo that I went - 43% more...
    Jenninsb- over a year ago
  31. link Pamela3
    Lupron Depot depressed all the time, chest pains, night gown, night sweats, hot flashes
    Pamela3- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Lupron Depot
  32. link Endosufferer
    i have been on the lupron depot shot for 2 and a ahalf yrs. the last yr i have had this ongoing pain on the top of my right rib cage and its so painfu - 87% more...
    Endosufferer- over a year ago