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Should I start this medication for my daughter who has early puberty or just do nothing?

Posted 25 Feb 2011 by dcavin 8 answers

I am very torn in this decision and need help my daughter has been diagnosed with precocious puberty (early puberty) she has been showing signs for awhile now and now that she is 7 and has major breast growth her doctor sent us to a endocrinologist. They said this is one treatment and the other ...

Accutane - What are the most common side effects in men?

Posted 5 Oct 2013 by llcmal 2 answers

My son is 18 and was prescribed accutane today. He has tried countless antibiotics, precription acne cream and every over the counter thing you can imagine. None have worked. He started puberty early at 9 years old. He began having severe acne on his back & chest beginning at 10 years old. I ...

Should I try taking accutane or go back to doxycycline?

Posted 22 Jan 2014 by decisions 1 answer

I am 20 years old and have been battling with acne since puberty. Luckily in HS I was prescribed Bactrum which kept my skin clear for most of my teens. After graduating and going to college the drug stopped working for me and had bad acne first semester of college. I was then prescribed doxycycline ...

Tylenol with Codeine 3 - I have been taking this drug since puberty for chronic migrains and now at?

Posted 22 Apr 2011 by tobycatmi 3 answers

... age 57 back pain. In the last 6 months I have pupura on my arms and a slight scratch developes in a hematorma. I am wondering if this could be related to tylenol or codeine? Anyone here of this? Thanks Toby

Life after Humatrope?

Posted 27 Jan 2015 by Rheanna4 3 answers

Hi my son is 4'11 and he is 14 years old. He has not hit puberty. We just found out that he has growth hormone deficiency. He is supposed to start Humatrope Saturday. I want to know if it will cause him problems as an adult like having kids of his own on day etc. we would also like to low how ...

Has anyone experienced stunted growth (height) or delayed onset puberty in youth boy on Strattera?

Posted 19 Sep 2018 by burghgal 1 answer

Our son has been taking a low does of Strattera since April, 2016. It has been 29 months. He has always been in the 99th percentile for height... the last year we have noticed that his growth chart has slowed down and puberty seems to be delayed. He was always in the 99th percentile for height, ...

My daughter had one year of lupron daily then monthly injections for precocious puberty when she was

Posted 12 Oct 2012 by Carens Mom 1 answer

... nine years old. She is now 33 and has been having chronic fatigue for about five years. The latest round of tests shows that she has bone loss in both femurs. One loss is enough to be osteopenia and the other femur is .1 away from it. She had the lupron injections in the front of her upper leg ...

Had monthly shot "lupron" because I started puberty early, could this have reduced my penis size

Posted 21 Oct 2012 by ag21 1 answer

Now, did that medicine leave a permenant effect on the size of my penis? I am a 16 year old male and have noticed my penis is smaller than most guys my age

Lupron Depot-PED - My daughter was given lupron injections after being misdiagnosed with precocious?

Posted 4 Mar 2013 by mdhearn99 1 answer

... puberty. What effects can this have? She had 8a monthly injections and began suffering severe side effects around month six. After going for a second opinion it was discovered that she had premature pubarche, not precocious puberty. Our first endocrinologist dropped us like a hot potato and we ...

Is a lot of sweating normal during puberty?

Posted 9 Mar 2016 by bowow 1 answer

My daughter has a problem about sweating, I'm letting her type: I sweat a lot everyday. I'm basically always sweating, no exaggeration there. Its gotten me a bit depressed (people saying that it stank and smelt like sh#t did not help) and I feel awkward every minute since my pits are ...

Goserelin - is it SAFE to use Zoladex for treating precocious puberty?

Posted 9 Dec 2011 by sanatoria 1 answer

i would like to have the side effects related to the use of Zoladex 3.6mg for treating a 8 year old. The child started with Lucrin and now is on Zoladex, the first sign of side effects we experienced while using Lucrin was blood from the vagina. if we see any of these side effects related to ...

Is it ok for a 12 year old to take 25 mg of Niacin?

Posted 24 Jan 2014 by karenpittman 1 answer

I read that niacin, if taken on an empty stomach, will help a person with height issues. I also read that nothing after puberty will help with height issues b/c the person growth plate has sealed. Therefore, I assume from these two bits of information, that a CHILD would have to take it in order ...

Precocious Puberty question - HELP?

Posted 30 Jul 2015 by vanitynglory 1 answer

My daughter is 8-1/2 yrs old. She just started developing breast buds. Bone density test showed a bone age of 11. Other advanced tests done by the pediatric endocrinologist showed onset of puberty. Pediatric endocrinologist said if nothing was done she would be about 5ft 2inches tall and if Lupron ...

Is breast growth and blue veins normal at 18?

Posted 27 Nov 2016 by Curious1543 1 answer

Over the past month ive had slight breast tenderness which I thought was a side effect of my Nexplanon implant which ive had for over a year now. But I've noticed my breasts have grown since, not massively but still enough to notice. Now the pain has gone and I have 3 blue veins on my left ...

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