Review: could Androgel cause Personality change?
Summary: Personality change is found among people who take Androgel, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Viagra, and have Blood testosterone decreased.
We study 4,108 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Personality change. Find out below who they are, when they have Personality change 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)
Personality change has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 4,823 Personality change patients)
On Mar, 4, 2015: 4,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 9 people (0.22%) have Personality Change.
Time on Androgel when people have Personality change * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Personality change||20.00%||60.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Personality change when taking Androgel * :
|Personality change||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||8.33%||16.67%||25.00%||33.33% |
Severity of Personality change when taking Androgel ** :
How people recovered from Personality change ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood testosterone decreased (9 people, 100.00%)
- Erectile dysfunction (2 people, 22.22%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 22.22%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 22.22%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Viagra (2 people, 22.22%)
- Zoloft (2 people, 22.22%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 22.22%)
- Neurontin (1 people, 11.11%)
- Truvada (1 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Metformin, Lisinopril for a 46-year old man with Type 2 Diabetes, High Blood Pressure. The patient has Personality Change
- A study of drug interactions between Albuterol, Prilosec Otc, Seroquel, Toviaz, Metformin Hydrochloride, Avapro, Cymbalta for a 73-year old woman with Asthma, Reflux Gastritis, Depression, Incontinence, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension - Essential, Chronic Depression. The patient has Mood Disorder, Personality Change, Change In Sustained Attention, Cognitive Disorder, Balance Disorder, Memory Impairment
- A study of side effects of Zonegran for a 44-year old woman with Fibromyalgia. The patient has Personality Change
- A study of side effects of Androgel for a 41-year old man with Testosterone. The patient has Hypohidrosis (lack of sweating), Itching
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