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Just prescribed Androgel and have been using for a week, how long until I start seeing results?

Greetings, Last week my doctor prescribed Androgel, 1%, 5mg for me because of low testosterone. I'm a 48 year old white male, 40 pounds overweight and taking meds for high bp and high ...

Posted 12 Mar 2011 7 answers

Why can't Androgel be applied to the genitals? What is the result?

I spilled a small amount of Androgel on my penis and it seemed to help the poor circulation/blood flow problem and resulting shrinkage I have had for years. Why can't I continue using Androgel ...

Posted 10 Jan 2010 3 answers

Has anyone tried or been prescribed the new Androgel 1.62% pump?

Any word on how well it works, or why anyone would want that instead of the traditional dosage? The ads are all over male-dominated tv shows... hunting, sports, history, warfare, etc. They are ...

Posted 1 May 2012 6 answers

Androgel vs fortesta?

Has anyone switched from androgel to fortesta? Did fortesta help when androgel wasn't quite doing the trick?

Posted 9 Sep 2011 2 answers

Androgel 1.62. Can it be applied to other places than the shoulders and upper arms? I have been?

... putting it behind my knees instead of another pump on top of previously covered shoulder areas

Posted 6 Oct 2015 1 answer

Quitting androgel 1.62?

At 560 per bottle what do you do with it after quitting. Tossing it seems like a waste. Can it be returned?

Posted 11 Sep 2015 1 answer

Switch from Axiron to testim?

i everybody . i was on androgel for like 16 months it worked great in the beginning then started struggling with absorption , shower , pool etc I asked my doctor to switch me to Axiron 3 pumps a day ...

Posted 9 Sep 2015 0 answers

AndroGel - What specific changes can I see and how soon?

I am a 26 year old male with Test levels at 3ml. It's the lowest that any Dr, the three different Doctors I've seen, have ever seen in their lives. I have had several test done to try and ...

Posted 21 May 2015 1 answer

Hypogonadism- 25 year old with low testosterone?

Hello, I am a 25 year old who has low T. I see my family practice doctor who has prescribed Androgel. I applied that daily for 2 months but my does was 10 grams per day (8 pumps.) It has been a pain ...

Posted 12 Oct 2013 3 answers

Why Doctors ommit to tell you the AndroGel possible side effect?

Why Doctors ommit to tell you the AndroGel possible side effect I was prescribed androgel since my Testosterone count was low. 18 days after using it, I started to loose my hair heavilly, I stopped ...

Posted 1 May 2012 2 answers

Effect of T gel (Androgel, Testim) on erection rigidity, ejaculate volume and refractory period?

It is reassuring to hear that transdermal T gels (Androgel, Testogel and Testim) can significantly improve sexual function. Specifically, I would like some feedback on the effect of these ...

Posted 9 Nov 2014 1 answer

Why did the VA stop prescribing Androgel??

My husband was inured while serving in Iraq and damaged his Pituitary gland which caused his body to stop producing testosterone. He was on Androgel for a couple years and it was working GREAT when ...

Posted 3 Apr 2015 1 answer

What is the difference between Androgel and Axiron in terms of low sperm count?

Due to our insurance company, my husband had to get pre-auth for his Androgel. In the mean time his urologist gave him samples of Axiron. Historically, Androgel has caused a very low sperm count and ...

Posted 14 Sep 2013 2 answers

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