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Condition: Other
2/7/2013 4:31:10 PM

Reviewer: ynot77, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I could use some advice and encouragement! only 6 weeks but have not experienced a major difference - except increased my weight by 5 pounds. How long before I should expect the full effects to take place?

Condition: Other
10/14/2012 11:24:56 AM

Reviewer: Hurting, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
When I started this medication - the first it worked well and he had inserted 10 pellets. Three months later he tested me and said my levels were fine and inserted another 10 pellets. At that time towards the end of the next 3 months my buttocks started burning and I mentioned it to my doctor and he said he didn't know what that could be. I asked if he could only put 7 pellets in and he sa ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/10/2012 3:03:58 PM

Reviewer: Tducksoup1, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been getting testerone shots for a while and though it gives you that boost it declines very fast. I have had readings in the very low 100's and was tested for pituitary problems and all kinds of tests. My doctor said I had good body mass and testicals very normal but it was always low. I have had 12 surgeries and was on pain med's all that time,around 7 years. I found the only way ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/26/2012 12:09:42 PM

Reviewer: ACER12, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I was on Androgel for 3 month's with no rise in my testosterone levels. My Urologist recommended the Testopels and I agreed. Got the implants 3 days ago. the procedure was easy and pain afterwards was minimal. Hot flashes so far early morning erections good but the small would that was made to put them in hasn't healed up yet! Will follow up with more when I start noticing other things ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
6/8/2012 11:13:59 AM

Reviewer: Carpoolgone, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am the wife of someone put on testopel for low testosterone. Since my husband started this drug his sex drive has gone through the roof. His personality has changed and I have breast hair growth and constant bleeding/spotting (menstrual irregularities). My husband was on the gel before this and the same issues were present however I believe our young son was inadvertently exposed. I am devas ... Show Full Comment

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