What is Trelstar
Approved as Treatment by the FDATriptorelin, also known as Trelstar, is approved by the FDA for 2 uses which include Therapeutic procedure and Advanced Prostate Cancer .
When to interrupt dosageThe suggested dosage of Trelstar is contingent upon the determined condition. The amount of dosage is also subject to the procedure of delivery (e.g. Injection, powder, lyophilized, for suspension; Kit or Injection, powder, for suspension, extended release) as detailed in the table below.
WarningsThere are 20 known major drug interactions with Trelstar.
Trelstar Novel Uses: Which Conditions Have a Clinical Trial Featuring Trelstar?Three active clinical trials are currently underway to examine the efficacy of Trelstar in treating Advanced Prostate Cancer.
Trelstar Reviews: What are patients saying about Trelstar?
Patient Q&A Section about trelstar
What does trelstar treat?
"Trelstar is a hormone that regulates many processes in the body. Trelstar injections are used in men to treat the symptoms of [prostate cancer](https://www.withpower.com/clinical-trials/prostate-cancer), but it does not treat the cancer itself." - Anonymous Online Contributor
How is trelstar given?
"This medication should be injected into the muscle of your buttocks by a health care professional, usually once every 3 months (12 weeks) or as directed by your doctor." - Anonymous Online Contributor
Is trelstar the same as Lupron?
"Trelstar and Lupron Depot are both drugs that contain drugs that belong to a class of medications called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists. Trelstar contains triptorelin, while Lupron Depot contains leuprolide." - Anonymous Online Contributor
How do you give a trelstar injection?
"You should only take TRELSTAR under the supervision of a physician. TRELSTAR is injected into a muscle in the buttock, either left or right. The amount you are given and how often you receive the injection depend on the strength of the TRELSTAR you are taking (see Table 1). The powder form of TRELSTAR is reconstituted with sterile water before injection." - Anonymous Online Contributor