Leuprolide belongs to the overall magnificence of drugs referred to as hormones or hormone antagonists. it is a synthetic nine residue peptide analog of gonadotropin freeing hormone. Leuprolide is used to deal with superior prostate most cancers. it's also used to treat uterine fibroids and endometriosis. Leuprolide is also beneath investigation for feasible use in the remedy of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.
Used in the palliative treatment of advanced prostate cancer. Leuprolide is a luteinizing hormone agonist that results in suppression of testicular or follicular steroidogenesis.
For treatment of prostate cancer, endometriosis, uterine fibroids and premature puberty
Leuprolide binds to the gonadotropin releasing hormone receptor and acts as a potent inhibitor of gonadotropin secretion.