This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
What should I watch for while using this medicine?
Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. They will need to check the level of testosterone in your blood.
Female partners may absorb some testosterone if they come into direct contact with the skin area to which the gel has been applied. This may include contact during sexual activity. If a partner has contact with the skin treated with the gel, they should wash their skin with soap and water as soon as they can to remove any gel. Check with a health care professional if your female partner has any changes in body hair, voice, or acne. Also, a female partner who is pregnant or trying to get pregnant should avoid contact with the gel or treated skin.
This medicine may affect blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, check with your doctor or health care professional before you change your diet or the dose of your diabetic medicine.
This drug is banned from use in athletes by most athletic organizations.
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: