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Active substance(s): TESTOSTERONE

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Package leaflet: Information for the user


The following blood checks should be carried out by your doctor before and during
the treatment: testosterone blood level, full blood count.

TESTIM is used in adult men for testosterone replacement to treat various health problems
caused by a lack of testosterone (male hypogonadism). This should be confirmed by two
separate blood testosterone measurements and also include clinical symptoms such as:


may cause severe complications in the form of water retention in your body sometimes
accompanied by (congestive) heart failure.

if you have high blood pressure or if you are treated for high blood pressure, as testosterone
may cause a rise in blood pressure




Reporting of side effects Ireland: HPRA Pharmacovigilance, Earlsfort Terrace, IRL - Dublin 2; Tel: +353 1

The active substance is testosterone. Each single dose container of 5g contains
testosterone 50mg
The other ingredients are ethanol, carbomers (980 and copolymer), propylene glycol,
glycerol, macrogol 1000, trometamol, pentadecalactone and purified water. The ethanol
content is approximately 74%.

This leaflet was last revised in November 2015.

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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