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If you have diabetes, be aware that medications like triptorelin have been reported to increase blood glucose levels. Triptorelin is not suitable for everyone, so the warnings and precautions should be reviewed with your healthcare provider to lower your risk of problems. Certain people should avoid it completely, such as people who are allergic to any of the ingredients used to make the medication.
- An inability to urinate (urinary tract obstruction)
- Cancer that has spread to the spine or urinary tract
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- High cholesterol
- A history of heart attack, stroke, or blood clots
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Trelstar and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Trelstar and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.