TESTOSTERONE GEL PUMP - TRANSDERMAL
Common Brand Name(s): Androgel
Phonetic Pronunciation: (tess-TOSS-ter-own)
Information last revised August 2010
What does TESTOSTERONE GEL PUMP- TOPICAL look like?
AndroGel 1.25 g/Actuation (1%) Transdermal Gel Pump
This medicated gel contains testosterone. It is used for hormone replacement in men who are not able to produce enough testosterone (e.g., hypogonadism). This medication is absorbed through the skin, enters your bloodstream, and helps your body reach normal testosterone levels. Testosterone helps the body to produce sperm and to develop and maintain the male sexual characteristics (masculinity), such as a deep voice and body hair. It also helps to maintain muscle and prevent bone loss, and is necessary for natural sexual ability/desire. This drug should not be used by women.
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