Review: could Androgel cause Breast Swelling?


Breast swelling is found among people who take Androgel, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Blood testosterone decreased . We study 7,642 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 6 have Breast swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast swelling and more.

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Androgel has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in blood testosterone decreased. (latest outcomes from Androgel 8,613 users)

Breast Swelling

Breast swelling has been reported by people with breast engorgement, breast pain (latest reports from 1,131 Breast swelling patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

7,642 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel.
Among them, 6 people (0.08%) have Breast Swelling

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Androgel cause Breast swelling?

Time on Androgel when people have Breast Swelling *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 100 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Breast Swelling when taking Androgel *:

  • female: 33.33 %
  • male: 66.67 %

Age of people who have Breast Swelling when taking Androgel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 60 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 20 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Testosterone Decreased (3 people)
  • Muscle Disorder (1 person)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Simvastatin (1 person)
  • Multi-Vitamin (1 person)
  • Kenalog (1 person)
  • Crestor (1 person)
  • Aspirin (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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