• Hypogonadism

Methyltestosterone Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Methyltestosterone 10mg; caps, tabs.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

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Methyltestosterone Indications


In males, primary and secondary hypogonadism, delayed puberty.

Methyltestosterone Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

Usually 10–50mg daily. Delayed puberty: use low dose and limit duration to 4–6 months.

Methyltestosterone Contraindications


Male breast or prostate carcinoma. Pregnancy (Cat.X).

Methyltestosterone Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Methyltestosterone Warnings/Precautions


Discontinue if jaundice, abnormal liver function, hypercalcemia, or edema occurs. Cardiac, hepatic, or renal dysfunction. Monitor hepatic function, blood, and bone age. Elderly. Young children. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Methyltestosterone Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Methyltestosterone Interactions


May potentiate oral anticoagulants, oxyphenbutazone. May alter insulin needs.

Methyltestosterone Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Peliosis hepatis, premature epiphyseal closure in adolescents, edema, hepatic carcinoma, prostatic hypertrophy or carcinoma, gynecomastia, priapism, oligospermia, nausea, jaundice, hirsutism, virilization, male pattern baldness, acne, polycythemia, headache, anxiety, depression, paresthesias, altered libido, fluid and electrolyte disturbances, suppression of clotting factors, increased serum cholesterol.

Methyltestosterone Clinical Trials

See Literature

Methyltestosterone Note


Formerly known under the brand names Android, Methitest, or Testred.

Methyltestosterone Patient Counseling

See Literature