Review: could Androgel cause Red blood cell count increased?
Summary: 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 Oxycontin, and have Blood testosterone decreased.
We study 4,108 people who have side effects while taking Androgel from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 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 4,426 Androgel users)
Red blood cell count increased
Red blood cell count increased has been reported by people with schizophrenia, multiple sclerosis, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 813 Red blood cell count increased patients)
On Apr, 1, 2015: 4,108 people reported to have side effects when taking Androgel. Among them, 10 people (0.24%) have Red Blood Cell Count Increased.
Time on Androgel when people have Red blood cell count increased * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Red blood cell count increased||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Red blood cell count increased when taking Androgel * :
|Red blood cell count increased||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||21.43%||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||42.86% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood testosterone decreased (10 people, 100.00%)
- Intervertebral disc degeneration (6 people, 60.00%)
- Iron overload (1 people, 10.00%)
- Hypogonadism (1 people, 10.00%)
- Cardiac failure congestive (1 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Oxycontin (6 people, 60.00%)
- Neurontin (6 people, 60.00%)
- Dim (4 people, 40.00%)
- Zinc sulfate (4 people, 40.00%)
- Desferal (1 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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