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When you first start treatment with Eligard, your symptoms may get worse for a few weeks before they get better. In addition, your prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels will need to be monitored during treatment. Precautions and warnings with Eligard also apply to people with a history of cardiovascular problems, such as stroke, high blood pressure, or angina.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Eligard® (leuprolide acetate) if you have:
 
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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