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Methyltestosterone (Methyltestosterone) - Side Effects and Adverse Reactions

 
 



ADVERSE REACTIONS

ENDOCRINE AND UROGENITAL

Female:   The most common side effects of androgen therapy are amenorrhea and other menstrual irregularities, inhibition of gonadotropin secretion, and virilization, including deepening of the voice and clitoral enlargement. The latter usually is not reversible after androgens are discontinued. When administered to a pregnant woman androgens cause virilization of external genitalia of the female fetus.

Male:   Gynecomastia, and excessive frequency and duration of penile erections. Oligospermia may occur at high dosages (see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY).

Skin and appendages:   Hirsutism, male pattern of baldness, and acne.

Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances:   Retention of sodium, chloride, water, potassium, calcium, and inorganic phosphates.

Gastrointestinal:   Nausea, cholestatic jaundice, alterations in liver function tests, rarely hepatocellular neoplasms and peliosis hepatis (see WARNINGS).

Hematologic:   Suppression of clotting factors II, V, VII, and X, bleeding in patients on concomitant anticoagulant therapy, and polycythemia.

Nervous System:   Increased or decreased libido, headache, anxiety, depression, and generalized paresthesia.

Metabolic:   Increased serum cholesterol.

Miscellaneous:   Rarely anaphylactoid reactions.

DRUG ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE

MethylTESTOSTERone Capsules are classified as a schedule III Controlled Substance under the Anabolic Steroids Act of 1990.



REPORTS OF SUSPECTED METHYLTESTOSTERONE SIDE EFFECTS / ADVERSE REACTIONS

Below is a sample of reports where side effects / adverse reactions may be related to Methyltestosterone. The information is not vetted and should not be considered as verified clinical evidence.

Possible Methyltestosterone side effects / adverse reactions in 27 year old male

Reported by a physician from France on 2011-12-13

Patient: 27 year old male

Reactions: Homicide, Completed Suicide

Adverse event resulted in: death

Suspect drug(s):
Fluoxetine

Methyltestosterone



Possible Methyltestosterone side effects / adverse reactions in 27 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from France on 2012-01-20

Patient: 27 year old male

Reactions: Suicide Attempt, Aggression

Suspect drug(s):
Fluoxetine

Methyltestosterone



Possible Methyltestosterone side effects / adverse reactions in 27 year old male

Reported by a health professional (non-physician/pharmacist) from France on 2012-02-08

Patient: 27 year old male

Reactions: Homicide, Completed Suicide, Aggression

Adverse event resulted in: death

Suspect drug(s):
Methyltestosterone
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication

Fluoxetine
    Indication: Product Used FOR Unknown Indication



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Drug label data at the top of this Page last updated: 2006-07-03

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