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Androgel

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Other Names: Testim   Testosterone   Androderm   Axiron   Fortesta

Axiron

Rx
/ 1,268 posts
Other Names: Androgel   Testim   Testosterone   Fortesta   Androderm
Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 22,618 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Testosterone is a steroid hormone from the androgen group and is found in mammals, reptiles, birds, and other vertebrates. In mammals, testosterone is primarily secreted in the testis of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also... Read more on Wikipedia
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By JON
November 8, 2013
JON wrote
pain/rash
After one year of correct use I find pain in arm muscles when put there, irritation on penis if put on abdominal area.My T level is 500+, but think dose adjustment is in order.
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By Joey
March 27, 2014
Joey wrote
Androgel and your body
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By Gary
February 7, 2014
Gary wrote
Depression and Androgel
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By Ed
November 4, 2013
Ed wrote
Axiron vs Testim
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By Honestly
October 26, 2013
Honestly wrote
Where Androgel is made
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By Tip
September 3, 2013
Tip wrote
Androgel vs Fortesta
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What patients are saying about Androgel vs. Axiron

256 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Axiron. I recently switched to it from Androgel, because...
...one out there called Axiron. I recently switched to it from Androgel, because I was having some minor side effects (twitching). Axiron is a thinner gel ...versus the Androgel. They both work ...
from my PCP. I recommend going to the androGel website...
Quote: I got my axiron from my PCP. I recommend going to the androGel website and using their radius DR search to find a PCP that will prescribe it. My first would not because my...
has switched me from Androgel to Axiron. Androgel did not...
...dr has switched me from Androgel to Axiron. Androgel did not...
switched from Axiron to Androgel. Both basically the same...
Just switched from Axiron to Androgel. Both basically the same thing, just a different means of carrier group. One is a gel, while one is more of a slightly thickened liquid. Exact same dosage, too....
that I have, and MAYBE my doctor will switch me to Axiron...
...1.62% last November or so, and have been quite pleased. The co-pay jumped from $10 to $15 about a month ago, and then suddenly to $65. Seems my insurance has been tapped out for medicines by $400 ...
it was. The insurance company made me switch to Androgel...
...were low and he prescribed Axiron. It began to work well and after three months them my insurance caught on to how expensive it was. The insurance company made me switch to Androgel . Although I...
new pcp and getting a 189 result, he switched me to androgel...
...axiron 60 ml a day. After 3 months my t level was at 700. Retested 7 months later, t was at 189. So either the first test was a fluke or something transpired in my body over the following 7 months....
not heard of Fortesta before, the Axiron is applied to the...
...they are going to remove androgel, it's more likely they can ...I've not heard of Fortesta before, the Axiron is applied to the ...he's getting the proper response from androgel, I'd be incli...
that sticky testim s***, than to androgel, to injections of...
...was put on trt first with that sticky testim s***, than to androgel, to injections of test c which were the best ...drive and costed to much so than i tried axiron which i also was not a fan of ...
this but it caused sinutitis, so we switched to testim...
1.62% I have tried Axiron, and was absorbing this but it caused sinutitis, so we switched to testim and I couldn't stand ...sticky application and then tried androgel . No delay after stopping...
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