Review: could Androgel cause Red Blood Cell Count Increased?


Red blood cell count increased 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 Fish Oil, and have Blood testosterone decreased . We study 16,837 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Red blood cell count increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Red blood cell count increased and more.

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Androgel has active ingredients of testosterone. It is often used in testosterone. (latest outcomes from Androgel 17,850 users)

Red Blood Cell Count Increased

Red blood cell count increased has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, schizophrenia, blood testosterone decreased (latest reports from 1,248 Red blood cell count increased patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

16,837 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel.
Among them, 45 people (0.27%) have Red Blood Cell Count Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Androgel cause Red blood cell count increased?

Time on Androgel when people have Red Blood Cell Count Increased *:

  • < 1 month: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 58.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
  • 10+ years: 8.33 %

Gender of people who have Red Blood Cell Count Increased when taking Androgel *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Red Blood Cell Count Increased when taking Androgel *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.41 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 14.81 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 44.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Blood Testosterone Decreased (28 people, 62.22%)
  • Hypertension (6 people, 13.33%)
  • Vitamin Supplementation (5 people, 11.11%)
  • Blood Cholesterol Increased (5 people, 11.11%)
  • Arthritis (3 people, 6.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Vitamin D (5 people, 11.11%)
  • Fish Oil (5 people, 11.11%)
  • Neurontin (4 people, 8.89%)
  • Vitamin B12 (3 people, 6.67%)
  • Lisinopril (3 people, 6.67%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Haemoglobin Increased (7 people, 15.56%)
  • Haematocrit Increased (7 people, 15.56%)
  • Blood Testosterone Decreased (7 people, 15.56%)
  • Polycythaemia (4 people, 8.89%)
  • Blood Testosterone Increased (4 people, 8.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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