Review: could Androgel cause Breast enlargement?
Summary: Breast enlargement is found among people who take Androgel, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Hydrochlorothiazide, and have Blood testosterone decreased.
We study 4,108 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 has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone. (latest outcomes from 4,426 Androgel users)
Breast enlargement has been reported by people with enlarged prostate, birth control, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 1,975 Breast enlargement patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 4,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 12 people (0.29%) have Breast Enlargement.
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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- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 40-year old woman with Depression. The patient has Breast Enlargement
- A study of side effects of Pantoprazole for a 74-year old man with Reflux Gastritis. The patient has Breast Enlargement
- A study of side effects of Mirena for a 20-year old woman with Menstrual Periods - Heavy, Prolonged, Or Irregular. The patient has Frequent Or Urgent Urination, Constipation, Abdominal Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen), Stomach Pumping, Frequent Headaches (pain in head), Back Pain - Low, Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit), Irritability, Breast Enlargement
- A study of side effects of Androgel for a 41-year old man with Testosterone. The patient has Hypohidrosis (lack of sweating), Itching
- A study of side effects of Testim for a 58-year old man with Empty Sella Syndrome. The patient has Depression
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