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Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Androgens Testosterone (Andriol®), Mesterolone (Provironum®) Adult

Androgens - What is it for

Androgens are male hormones. The drug is given when the body is unable to produce enough male hormones.

In men: It can be used to stimulate the beginning of puberty and to increase sperm count.

In women: It can be used to treat certain types of breast growths.

  • Tags: Testosterone
  • Updated on Saturday, October 7, 2017
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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