Replacement therapy for male hypogonadism when testosterone deficiency has been confirmed by clinical signs & biochemical tests.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & elderly men Apply 5 g once daily in the morning. Max: 10 g daily.
Hypersensitivity. Known or suspected prostatic cancer or breast carcinoma. Childn. Women. Pregnancy & lactation.
Not recommended for treatment of male sterility or impotence. Preexisting prostatic cancer. Regular monitoring of the prostate gland & breast is recommended in accordance w/ digital rectal exam & serum prostatic specific antigen (PSA) estimation. Subclinical prostatic cancer; benign prostatic hyperplasia; cancer patients at risk of hypercalcaemia & associated hypercalciuria due to bone metastases. Monitor serum Ca conc, Hb, haematocrit & liver function tests. Severe cardiac, hepatic or renal insufficiency; ischemic heart disease, HTN. Epilepsy, migraine; obesity & chronic resp disease. Not recommended for patients w/ severe alcoholism, drug abuse or severe psychiatric disorders. Males <18 yr.