Does Zoladex cause fatigue?

Does Zoladex cause fatigue?

Does Zoladex cause fatigue?

Extreme fatigue (unable to carry on self-care activities) Swelling of the feet or ankles. Sudden weight gain. Swelling, redness and/or pain in one leg or arm and not the other.

How long do the effects of Zoladex last?

This effect is generally temporary and will only last for as long as you’re having goserelin. When you stop having the drug, your ovaries will usually start to produce oestrogen again. Most women will start their periods within three months to a year after finishing treatment.

Is there an alternative to Zoladex?

Treatment alternatives goserelin (Zoladex 3.6 mg implant and Zoladex LA 10.8 mg) leuprorelin (Prostap 3 DCS and Prostap SR DCS) triptorelin (Decapeptyl SR 3 mg, Decapeptyl SR 11.25 mg, Decapeptyl SR 22.5 mg).

Can Zoladex make you feel sick?

When Zoladex is used to treat infertility with another medicine called gonadotrophin, the following can happen: It can have too much of an effect on your ovaries. You may notice stomach pain, swelling of your stomach, and feeling or being sick.

When do Zoladex side effects start?

Rarely, a very serious problem with your pituitary gland (pituitary apoplexy) may occur, usually in the first hour to 2 weeks after your first dose of this medication.

How long does Zoladex take to leave your system?

After the pellet is injected, it slowly dissolves and releases Zoladex 3.6. Each pellet takes about 4 weeks (28 days) to dissolve completely. By four weeks, almost all the Zoladex 3.6 is gone and has been used by the body.

Can I drink alcohol with Zoladex?

What drugs and food should I avoid while taking Zoladex (Goserelin (Implant))? Avoid drinking alcohol. It can increase your risk of bone loss while you are being treated with goserelin. Avoid smoking, which can increase your risk of bone loss, stroke, or heart problems.

What happens when Zoladex stops working?

When hormone therapy stops working If you’re having anti androgens and your PSA level has started to rise again your doctor might get you to stop taking them. In some cases this can cause the cancer to shrink and stop growing for some time.

How bad is Zoladex?

Zoladex has an average rating of 6.6 out of 10 from a total of 72 ratings on 54% of users who reviewed this medication reported a positive effect, while 21% reported a negative effect. Reviews may be moderated to correct grammar/spelling or remove inappropriate language.