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Brand name: Lucrin Depot 3-Month

Lucrin Depot 3-Month is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) leuprorelin. On this page you will find out more about Lucrin Depot 3-Month, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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Active ingredient in this medicine: leuprorelin

Information for medicine and pack size:
Lucrin Depot 3-Month (1 x 22.5 mg syringe, 1 x 1.5 mL inert diluent syringe), 1 pack

Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:

This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.

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What this medicine is for

In the palliative treatment of metastatic or locally extensive prostatic cancer. (Stage C and D).

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Medicine schedule
1 prefilled syringe - one compartment of powder for injection and one compartment of diluent: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
Part 1
Part 1
Visual appearance Clear, colourless solution
Dosage Form Diluent, not applicable
Route of administration Intramuscular
Part 2
Part 2
Visual appearance White, lyophilised microspheres, which when reconstituted becomes a milky suspension
Dosage Form Injection, modified release
Route of administration Intramuscular

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Syringe
Storage temperature Store below 25 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions Protect from Light
Life time 3 Years
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information

The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.

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