Review: could Androgel cause Breast enlargement?
We study 4,095 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Breast enlargement. Find out below who they are, when they have Breast enlargement and more.
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Androgel (latest outcomes from 4,411 users) has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone.
Breast enlargement (latest reports from 7,785 patients) has been reported by people with enlarged prostate, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, high blood pressure.
On Aug, 21, 2014: 4,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 12 people (0.29%) have Breast Enlargement. They amount to 0.15% of all the 7,785 people who have Breast Enlargement on eHealthMe.
Time on Androgel when people have Breast enlargement * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Breast enlargement||0.00%||66.67%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Breast enlargement when taking Androgel * :
|Breast enlargement||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||18.18%||54.55%||18.18% |
Severity of Breast enlargement when taking Androgel ** :
How people recovered from Breast enlargement ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood testosterone decreased (7 people, 58.33%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (4 people, 33.33%)
- Lung disorder (3 people, 25.00%)
- Fluid retention (3 people, 25.00%)
- Diabetes mellitus (3 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Hydrochlorothiazide (5 people, 41.67%)
- Metformin hcl (4 people, 33.33%)
- Simvastatin (3 people, 25.00%)
- Albuterol (3 people, 25.00%)
- Singulair (3 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Understandably many of these medications/conditions can cause sweating, but I am suffering from generalized sweating upper body chest and head more than under arms or hands or feet. Not localized. Does the androjel if applied to areas of the chest have a 'pore plugging' effect? I feel a film on my skin ~24 hours after application of androjel. When applied to other areas of body, abdomen, the sweating is more severe on chest and shoulders. Thyroid is under control, free testosterone is low normal, Vyvanse is morning only. Tramadol is 50mg qam and prn in late day not more that 3 tablets per day. Fluoxetine is 60mg qam. Not sure if I should consult my endocrinologist or dermatologis for this sweating issue? Is it drug (probably) or something else that is not easily diagnosed because of the drugs that are commonly associated with heavy sweating?
I am a medical professional. Not common man. I have understanding of neuro chemical process and feedback in the body. What questions should be asked so as to not have serious conditions overlooked by obvious issues that might mask.
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