Offers Advanced Features

Anthony, age 57
IT specialist, dog shelter
volunteer, single

Not an actual patient.

LUPRON DEPOT offers a proprietary delivery system and formulation designed with you and your patient’s experience in mind.

Streamlined Delivery System

*Mechanically prohibits the transfer of environmental contaminants into the system and the escape of hazardous drug or vapor concentrations outside the system.

Review Product Features

An at-a-glance review of selected features of currently available hormone suppression therapies.


Lyophilized Microsphere Technology

LUPRON DEPOT is formulated with lyophilized microsphere technology, gradually releasing active drug from each microsphere over time.1,11

  • The active drug, leuprolide acetate, is embedded in microcapsules composed of a biodegradable, hydrophobic polymer to overcome high solubility in body fluids and rapid excretion in vivo1,11
  • Leuprolide is released in two phases in vivo: diffusion and bioerosion, gradually releasing active drug from each microsphere over time1,11