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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Testosterone (testosterone systemic) is a member of the drug class androgens and anabolic steroids and is used to treat Breast Cancer - Palliative, Delayed Puberty - Male, Gender Dysphoria, Hypogonadism - Male, Klinefelter Syndrome and Postpartum Breast Pain.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


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Therapeutic Category


Chemical Names

17β-hydroxy-3-oxoandrost-4-ene (WHO)

17β-Hydroxyandrost-4-en-3-one (Ph. Eur.)

Foreign Names

  • Testosteronum (Latin)
  • Testosteron (German)
  • Testostérone (French)
  • Testosterona (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Testosterone (OS: DCIT, BAN, JAN)
  • Testostérone (OS: DCF)
  • Mertestate (IS)
  • Synandrol F (IS)
  • Testandrone (IS)
  • Testobase aqueous (IS)
  • Testodrin (IS)
  • Testosteroid (IS)
  • Testryl (IS)
  • Virosterone (IS)
  • Testosteron (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosterone (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
  • Testostérone (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosteronum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Depo-Testadiol (IS)
  • Supertest (IS)
  • Testosterone cyclopentanepropionate (IS)
  • Testosterone Cypionate (PH: USP 37)
  • Testosterone Enanthate (OS: BANM, JAN)
  • 4-08-00-00979 (IS: Beilstein)
  • BRN 3170544 (IS)
  • CCRIS 7082 (IS)
  • EINECS 206-253-5 (IS)
  • NSC-17591 (IS)
  • Testostérone héptylate (IS)
  • Testosteronönanthat (IS)
  • UNII-7Z6522T8N9 (IS)
  • Testostérone (énantate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosterone enantate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Testosterone Enantate (PH: BP 2015)
  • Testosterone Enanthate (PH: JP XVI, USP 37)
  • Testosteronenantat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosteroni enantas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Testosterone Propionate (OS: JAN, BANM)
  • Androlon (IS)
  • Andronate (IS)
  • Androteston (IS)
  • Andrusol P (IS)
  • Andrusol-P (IS)
  • Anertan (IS)
  • Depot Androteston (IS)
  • Enarmon (IS)
  • Homandren (IS)
  • Hormoteston (IS)
  • Masenate (IS)
  • Orchiol (IS)
  • Orchistin (IS)
  • Oreton propionate (IS)
  • Pantestin (IS)
  • Primotestone (IS)
  • Propiokan (IS)
  • Sterandryl (IS)
  • Suprasteron (IS)
  • Synandrol (IS)
  • Syndren (IS)
  • Synerone (IS)
  • Testormon (IS)
  • Testosid (IS)
  • Testoxyl (IS)
  • Testostérone (propionate de) (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosterone propionate (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosterone Propionate (PH: BP 2015, JP XVI, Ph. Int. 4, USP 37)
  • Testosteroni propionas (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)
  • Testosteronpropionat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Testosterone Undecanoate (OS: BANM, USAN)
  • 4-08-00-00981 (IS: Beilstein)
  • BRN 3176734 (IS)
  • EINECS 227-712-6 (IS)
  • Org 538 (IS)
  • Testosterone 17β-undecylate (IS)

Brand Names

  • Actiser
    Silesia, Chile
  • Androderm
    Actavis, New Zealand; Actavis, United States; Actavis Specialty Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Hospira, Australia; IFET, Greece
  • AndroFeme
    Lawley, Australia
  • AndroForte
    Orion, Georgia
  • Androgel
    Abbott, Croatia (Hrvatska); AbbVie, United States; Besins, Belgium; Besins, Bulgaria; Besins, France; Besins, Hungary; Besins, Italy; Besins, Lithuania; Besins, Malta; Besins, Netherlands; Besins, Portugal; Besins, Singapore; Besins, Taiwan; Besins International, Hong Kong; Besins-International Laboratories, Israel; Biopas, Colombia; Biopas, Ecuador; Biopas, Peru; Biopas, Venezuela; Lab. Besins, Romania; Laboratoires Besins, Slovakia; Orient Europharma, Malaysia
  • AndroGel
    Abbott, Canada
  • Androlone
    Beta, Argentina
  • Andropatch
    GlaxoSmithKline, Lithuania; IFET, Greece
  • Androtag
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Androtardyl
    Schering, Tunisia
  • Androtop
    Abbott Arzneimittel, Germany; Besins, Poland; Besins, Slovenia; Kade/Besins, Germany
  • Androxon
    Organon, Pakistan
  • Aquaviron (Testosterone and Thiomersal)
    AHPL, India
  • Axiron
    Lilly, Canada; Lilly, Switzerland; Lilly, Germany; Lilly, United States
  • Bothermon (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    ASKA Seiyaku Asuka, Japan
  • Fortesta
    Endo, United States
  • Fortigel
    ProStrakan, France
  • Intrinsa
    Procter & Gamble, Lithuania; Warner Chilcott, United Kingdom; Warner Chilcott, Ireland; Warner Chilcott, Italy; Warner Chilott Iberia, Spain
  • Itnogen
    ProStrakan, Belgium; Prostrakan Farmaceutica, Spain
  • Livensa
    Procter & Gamble, Lithuania
  • Lowtiyel
    Italmex, Mexico
  • Natesto
    Trimel Pharma, United States
  • Nebido
    Bayer, Turkey; Bayer Schering Pharma, Russian Federation
  • Omedren
    Endokrininiai preparatai, Lithuania
  • Omnadren
    Jelfa, Lithuania
  • Pantestone
    Organon, Tunisia
  • Primoteston Depot
    Bayer, Ecuador
  • Striant
    Actient, United States
  • Sustanon
    Organon, Lebanon
  • Sustogen
    Techno, Bangladesh
  • Testex Prolongatum
    Ariston, Argentina
  • Testim
    Auxilium, United States; Ferring, Belgium; Ferring, Bulgaria; Ferring, Germany; Ferring, Spain; Ferring, Finland; Ferring, United Kingdom; Ferring, Greece; Ferring, Hungary; Ferring, Ireland; Ferring, Italy; Ferring, Malta; Ferring, Netherlands; Ferring, Poland; Ferring, Portugal; Ferring, Sweden; Ferring Legemidler AS, Norway
  • Testim 1%
    Paladin, Canada
  • Testogel
    Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, Spain; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Ireland; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Turkey; Bayer HealthCare, Finland; Bayer Schering, Australia; Besins, Greece; Besins, Iceland; Besins, Italy; Besins, Netherlands; BESINS INTERNATIONAL, Norway; Jenapharm, Germany; Laboratoires Besins, Austria
  • Testomax
    Perrigo, Israel
  • Testopatch
    Pierre Fabre, Germany; Pierre Fabre, Greece; Pierre Fabre, Portugal; Pierre Fabre Iberica, Spain; Pierre Fabre Médicament, France; Pierre Fabre Pharma, Italy
  • Testopel
    Bartor, United States
  • Testosterone
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia
  • Testosterone Implant
    Organon, Malta; Organon, Singapore
  • Testosterone Implants
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Testosterone RWR (veterinary use)
    RWR Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Testotop
    Galenpharma, Germany
  • Testoviron Depot
    Schering, Oman
  • Testovital
    Gynopharm, Chile; Farmindustria, Peru
  • Tostran
    Arzneimittel ProStrakan, Germany; Cederberg, Switzerland; ProStrakan, Denmark; ProStrakan, Finland; ProStrakan, United Kingdom; ProStrakan, Greece; ProStrakan, Netherlands
  • Tostran 2%
    ProStrakan, Poland
  • Tostrex
    Kalbe, Indonesia; ProStrakan, Italy
  • Undestor
    Organon, Poland
  • Y-45
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Cypionax
    T P Drug, Thailand
  • Deposteron
    Sigma, Brazil
  • Depot Bifuron (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Depot Hormon-MF (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Depot Testodiol (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Li Ta, Taiwan
  • Depot Testoestradiol (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Depo-Testomon
    Li Ta, Taiwan
  • Depo-Testosterone
    Pfizer, Canada; Pfizer, New Zealand; Pfizer, Singapore; Pfizer, South Africa; Pharmacia & Upjohn, United States
  • Testex Prolongatum
    Desma, Spain
  • Testosterone Cypionate Actavis
    Actavis, United States
  • Testosterone Cypionate Sandoz
    Sandoz, Canada
  • Testosterone Cypionate Tai Yu
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Testradiol Depot (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Astar, Taiwan
  • Durateston (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United Kingdom; MSD Animal Health, Australia
  • Omnadren
    Jelfa, Bulgaria; Jelfa, Latvia; Jelfa, Poland; Jelfa, Russian Federation
  • Sostenon
    Schering-Plough, Mexico
  • Sustanon
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; MSD, Finland; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Israel; Organon, India; Organon, Italy; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Oman; Organon, Singapore; Organon, Slovakia; Organon, Vietnam; P & D, Malta; Schering-Plough, Argentina; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Organon, Lithuania
  • Sustenan
    Schering-Plough, Chile
  • Sustenon
    Bayer, Portugal
  • Androtardyl
    Bayer Santé, France
  • Delatestryl
    Savient, United States; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Canada
  • Depo-Test
    Unigen Life Sciences, Thailand
  • Despamen (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Carnot, Mexico
  • Dihormon (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Jenasteron
    Jaytech, South Korea
  • Primodian (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Fuji Yakuhin, Japan
  • Primoniat Depot
    Bayer, Chile
  • Primoteston Depot
    Bayer Schering, Australia
  • Ropel Liquid Testosterone (veterinary use)
    Jurox, Australia
  • Testinon Depot
    Mochida Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Testodiol (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Ta Fong, Taiwan
  • Testo-Enant
    Geymonat, Italy
  • Testomon Depot (Testosterone and Testosterone)
    Ta Fong, Taiwan
  • Testosteron depo
    Galenika, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Galenika, Serbia
  • Testosteron Depot EIFELFANGO
    Eifelfango, Germany
  • Testosteron Depot-Rotexmedica
    Rotexmedica, Germany
  • Testosterona Enantato L.CH.
    Chile, Chile
  • Testosteron-Depot EIFELFANGO
    Eifelfango, Germany
  • Testosteron-Depot GALEN
    Galenpharma, Germany
  • Testosteron-Depot JENAPHARM
    Jenapharm, Germany
  • Testosterone Enantate
    Alliance, United Kingdom; Cherubino, Malta; P & D, Malta
  • Testosterone enantate Cambridge
    Cambridge, Malta
  • Testosterone Enanthate Actavis
    Actavis, United States
  • Testosterone Enanthate Geofman
    Geofman, Myanmar
  • Testosterone Enanthate Isei
    Isei, Japan
  • Testosterone Enanthate Norma
    Norma Hellas, Greece
  • Testosteronum prolongatum Jelfa
    Jelfa, Poland
  • Testoviron
    Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Greece
  • Testoviron Depot
    Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Latvia; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer Pharma, Israel; Bayer Thai Co Ltd, Thailand; Zydus, India; Schering, Lebanon; Bayer, Peru
  • Testoviron-Depot
    Jenapharm, Germany
  • Testron Depot
    Fuji Yakuhin, Japan
  • Testoviron
    Zydus, India
  • Agovirin Depot
    Biotika, Slovakia; Biotika Bohemia, Czech Republic
  • Folivirin (Testosterone and Estradiol)
    Biotika, Slovakia; Biotika Bohemia, Czech Republic
  • Progro H (Testosterone and Estradiol (veterinary use))
    Pro Beef Australia, Australia
  • Synovex (Testosterone and Estradiol (veterinary use))
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Tepro (veterinary use)
    Virbac, Australia
  • Testermon
    CCPC, Taiwan
  • Testex
    Q-Pharma, Spain
  • Testo
    Astar, Taiwan
  • Testolic
    T P Drug, Thailand
  • Testomon Depot (Testosterone andTestosterone)
    Ta Fong, Taiwan
  • Testoprop (veterinary use)
    Jurox, Australia
  • Testosteron Gentle
    Gentle, Taiwan
  • Testosterone Propionate March
    March, Thailand
  • Testosterone Propionate Tai Yu
    Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Testovis
    SIT, Italy
  • Virormone
    Nordic Pharma, Egypt; Nordic Pharma, Lebanon
  • Testoviron
    Bayer, Italy
  • Andriol
    Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, China; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Thailand; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany; MSD-Agvet, Italy; Organon, Denmark; Organon, Estonia; Organon, Hungary; Organon, India; Organon, Lebanon; Organon, Latvia; Organon, Netherlands; Organon, Norway; Organon, Oman; Organon, Philippines; Organon, Serbia; Organon, Singapore; Organon, Taiwan; Organon, Venezuela; Organon, Vietnam; Schering-Plough, Ecuador; Schering-Plough, Indonesia; Schering-Plough, Mexico
  • Andriol Testocaps
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Organon, Austria
  • Andriol-T
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal
  • Androxon
    Adcock Ingram Pharmaceuticals, South Africa; Organon, Brazil; Organon, Israel
  • Arrow Testosterone
    Arrow, New Zealand
  • Nebid
    Bayer, Italy
  • Nebido
    Bayer, Belgium; Bayer, Bulgaria; Bayer, Switzerland; Bayer, Colombia; Bayer, Costa Rica; Bayer, Denmark; Bayer, Dominican Republic; Bayer, Ecuador; Bayer, United Kingdom; Bayer, Georgia; Bayer, Greece; Bayer, Guatemala; Bayer, Hong Kong; Bayer, Honduras; Bayer, Croatia (Hrvatska); Bayer, Hungary; Bayer, Ireland; Bayer, Iceland; Bayer, Latvia; Bayer, Malta; Bayer, Mexico; Bayer, Nicaragua; Bayer, Netherlands; Bayer, Panama; Bayer, Peru; Bayer, Philippines; Bayer, Poland; Bayer, Portugal; Bayer, Sweden; Bayer, Singapore; Bayer, El Salvador; Bayer, Vietnam; Bayer Health Care, Malaysia; Bayer HealthCare, Finland; Bayer Pharma, Israel; Bayer Pharma AG, Norway; Bayer Santé, France; Bayer Schering, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Bayer Schering, Czech Republic; Bayer Schering, Estonia; Bayer Schering, Lithuania; Bayer Schering, Serbia; Bayer Schering, Slovenia; Bayer Schering, Taiwan; Bayer Schering, South Africa; Bayer Thai Co Ltd, Thailand; Bayer-Schering, Romania; Jenapharm, Germany; Schering, Brazil; Schering, Chile; Schering, Slovakia
  • Nuo Shi
    Xinchang Pharmaceutical, China
  • Nuvir
    Organon, India
  • Panteston
    MSD, Finland; Schering-Plough, New Zealand
  • Pantestone
    MSD France, France
  • PMS-Testosterone
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Reandron
    Bayer, Spain; Bayer, New Zealand; Bayer Australia Ltd, Australia
  • Restandol
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland; Organon, Greece; Organon, Malta
  • Si Te Long
    Xianju, China
  • Testim
    Ferring, Estonia
  • Testocaps
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Belgium; Schering-Plough, Chile
  • Undestor
    MSD, Sweden; Organon, Czech Republic; Organon, Romania; Organon, Slovakia; Schering-Plough, Argentina
  • Virigen
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Ph. Eur.European Pharmacopoeia
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

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Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.