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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Testopel Impl.

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Condition: Other
3/26/2011 7:23:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
OUCH!! Was on Androgel for 6 months when my MD told me about the Testopel option. I was more than willing to try it and leave the Androgel mess behind. My T levels were quite low and although I felt much better on the gel my levels were not optimal. I should mention my Dr. said he does the Testopel procedure 7-10 times a week so I was comfortable with his experience. The procedure itself was total ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
3/24/2011 11:55:03 AM

Reviewer: Jerry, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I receive 18 75mg every 3 months. LOVE IT.

Condition: Other
3/2/2011 11:41:10 AM

Reviewer: maxdog, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have to agree with wilfredtr, the skill level of your caregiver will reflect the overall comfort level after the implantation of the pellets. The first implantation was a little sore for 3-4 days with bruising for 2 weeks. The doctor was very aggressive when numbing the area. Almost as if he was doing a liposuction procedure. I believe this was the cause of the discomfort and bruising. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/24/2011 9:58:50 PM

Reviewer: Flash, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had been on Testim for one year due to lack of libido. This had worked fairly well for me and raised my testosterone level to normal levels. Starting in 2011, I lost insurance coverage for testim and my urologist recommended testopel insertion which my new insurance would cover ( go figure ). I had it done in early January with 10 pellets. I responded fairly quickly and my testosterone level ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/22/2011 11:52:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
sIRE WAS VERY SORE, DID NOT EXPECT THIS FOR SO LONG, COULD NOT SIT OR LAY ON INJECTED SIDE. HAD 10 IMPLANTED, WITHIN 10 DAYS SITE BECAME INFECTED AND 5 PELLETS FELL OUT OF MY SKIN CAUSING MULTIPLE DR VISITS.

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