I was diagnosed with endo in 2008 when I had lap. done. I have always had trouble since I started my period when I was 11 and I went on birth control when I was 12 to regulate it. I have had several problems with endo being the worst. The lap. helped me I did not have unbearable pain until this year. I went to the dr and he said I could either start lupron, have surgery again or have surgery again and then start lupron. I really do not know what to do. I am 28 and I do not have any children and I want to be able to have children. I am leaning more towards surgery but I have had people tell me that I will just have to keep having surgery. I have read some pretty bad things about lupron but people that I know that have taken it said they haven't had any bad side effects. I was just wanting to get some more opinions. Thank you for taking the time to read this View Thread
The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatments or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.
Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource, but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.