Methyltestosterone Generic Name & Formulations
Methyltestosterone 10mg; caps, tabs.
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.
Male breast or prostate carcinoma. Pregnancy (Cat.X).
Methyltestosterone Boxed Warnings
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.
May potentiate oral anticoagulants, oxyphenbutazone. May alter insulin needs.
Methyltestosterone 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
Formerly known under the brand names Android, Methitest, or Testred.
Methyltestosterone Patient Counseling