In some cases it is used to shrink extensive prostate cancers to make them treatable with surgery or radiation therapy.
In most instances, it is used to treat patients whose disease has already spread beyond the prostate to other organs or tissues.
The following information is NOT intended to endorse drugs or recommend therapy.
While these reviews might be helpful, they are not a substitute for the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. "Been on this medication now for four and a half years with add back HRT.
She has spoken to her doctor who put her on the medication, he says it's all in her head (which of course did not hit home very well at all).
She has told me that she is still very attracted to me, but she just can't raise those emotions anymore.
It made the month running up to surgery miserable for me and those around me.
Prostate cancers, in almost all cases, require the presence of testosterone to grow.
The absence of testosterone will, in most cases, destroy a large percentage of existing prostate cancer cells.
She was on the Zolodex for about 5 months, and our sex life has never been the same.
We rarely had sex while she was on the Zolodex, and it has continued on since then.