Brand Names:
Androderm, Andriol, Androgel, Depo-testosterone, Testopel


Drug Type: Hormone

Testosterone


Testosterone cypionate is a steroid hormone from the androgen group. It may be of use in some select cases of chronic egg laying females, however prolonged use can lead to renal or liver disease.
It comes available in tablet form (10 mg or 25 mg) to be given orally, or as an injectable solution (200 mg/ml) to be given via IM.
8 mg/kg given IM, weekly as needed.
  • Behavioral changes
  • Increased risk of renal or liver damgage
  • Acetylsalicylic acid:The serum concentration of Acetylsalicylic acid can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Chloramphenicol: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Chloramphenicol.
  • Chlorpromazine:The serum concentration of Chlorpromazine can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Cholecalciferol: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Cholecalciferol.
  • Clotrimazole: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Clotrimazole.
  • Cyclosporine: Testosterone may increase the hepatotoxic activities of Cyclosporine.
  • Diazepam : The serum concentration of Diazepam can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Doxycycline: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Doxycycline.
  • Fluoxetine: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Fluoxetine.
  • Ivermectin: The serum concentration of Ivermectin can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Ketoconazole: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Ketoconazole.
  • Methylprednisolone: The serum concentration of Methylprednisolone can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Omeprazole: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Omeprazole.
  • Prednisolone: The serum concentration of Prednisolone can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • Progesterone: The serum concentration of Progesterone can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.
  • St. John s Wort: The serum concentration of Testosterone can be decreased when it is combined with St. John s Wort.
  • Sulfadiazine: The metabolism of Testosterone can be decreased when combined with Sulfadiazine.
  • Tamoxifen:The serum concentration of Tamoxifen can be increased when it is combined with Testosterone.