Transdermal testosterone delivery: testosterone patch and gel

  title={Transdermal testosterone delivery: testosterone patch and gel},
  author={Louis J Gooren and Mathijs C Bunck},
  journal={World Journal of Urology},
Testosterone replacement treatment is usually life-long. Fortunately, testosterone administration is relatively safe and until the age of 50 years few side effects are noted with normal doses of testosterone. After the age of 50 years when prostate disease becomes more prevalent, shorter-acting testosterone preparations, allowing a fast reduction of circulating testosterone levels, may be an advantage. Testosterone has an impact on sexual and non-sexual behaviour and short-acting testosterone… CONTINUE READING