Testosterone

generic for Androgel

Testosterone Warnings

Children accidentally exposed to this medication by direct contact with someone using it may absorb this drug through their skin. If this occurs, the child may have unwanted side effects due to testosterone gel. Children should avoid contact with the unwashed or unclothed area where the medication has been applied. Tell both of your doctors right away if you notice unexpected signs of puberty in a child such as unusual increase in size of genitals (penis or clitoris), early development of pubic hair, increased erections (in boys) or sex drive, or aggressive behavior. To decrease this risk, carefully follow all directions for the proper use of this drug.
  • Pregnant women should avoid contact with this medication.
  • For external use only.
  • Wash hands after use
  • Read the boxed warning information for this medication.

Lactation Warnings

  • POSS SEV ADV EFFECTS, PREMATURE EPIPHYSEAL CLOSURE, VIRILIZATION OF FEMALES

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Contraindicated during pregnancy. Based on drug pharmacology developmental toxicity is possible.