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    Condition: Other
    1/26/2016 12:36:48 AM

    Reviewer: RBD411, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Was prescribed this due to Low T. Total score of 240 and Free score of 6.3. Fatigue, concentration and memory were major issues. Urologist put me on Testim 1% which was 1 tube per day. It's been 3 weeks now and I have no improvements that I can feel or notice yet. To me the smell is no problem. When you first apply it on shoulders and upper arms, the alcohol smell being close to your f ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    10/19/2015 8:04:05 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This smells so bad, is sticky for so long, requires such a large quantity and gets stick again if you sweat and the smell doesn't go away when you shower. It's pretty miserable to use daily

    Condition: Other
    5/26/2015 11:43:39 AM

    Reviewer: Olfactor, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Post Script to earlier review from Olfactor: In the hope that Auxilium Pharmaceuticals' intimation that I was experiencing a "batch aberration," since writing my earlier review, I have tried two more courses. My 13-year-old now says I smell like nail polish remover, which I suppose is a step up from the earlier formaldehyde, but still not the original alluring musky scent that set ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/13/2015 4:37:00 PM

    Reviewer: Olfactor, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    A true story: Several years ago my annual physical showed a drop in T count that led my doctor to prescribe a topical gel. First I tried a generic but it smelled like methanol, leading friends and family to wonder if I had been in high school chemistry class. My doc next prescribed Testim, which had a marvelous olfactory effect opposite to the generic brand. In fact I had to fight off women who ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    9/24/2014 10:23:39 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am 50 yrs old and have been taking Testim for about 3 weeks now and my major side effect is the slow shallow breathing at night, sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night gasping for air and since I live alone it can be scary so I'm not sure if I should continue. Just yesterday I saw a tv commercial by lawyers Morgan and Morgan about people who have sufferred heart attacks, strokes and ... Show Full Comment

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