Androgel Gel In Packet Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Condition In Which Women Develop Masculine Characteristics Called Virilism
  • Enlarged Breasts
  • Priapism, A Prolonged Erection Of The Penis

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Problem With Menstrual Periods
  • Skin Irritation

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Anemia
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer Of The Prostate Gland
  • Dizziness
  • Enlarged Prostate
  • Head Pain
  • High Amount Of Calcium In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Epididymis Of The Testicles
  • Liver Problems
  • Mood Changes
  • Nausea
  • Visible Water Retention
  • Vomiting

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling Of General Discomfort Called Malaise
  • Abnormal Dreams
  • Acne
  • Altered Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Contact Dermatitis, A Type Of Skin Rash That Occurs From Contact With An Offending Substance
  • Decrease In Size Of A Testicle
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • Generalized Weakness
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Increase In The Amount Of Pubic Hair
  • Itching
  • Nervousness
  • Puffy Skin
  • Taste Impairment
  • Water Retention

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Clot In The Lung
  • A Heart Attack
  • A Liver Tumor
  • A Stroke
  • A Yellowing Of The Eyes Or Skin From Buildup Of Bilirubin Called Jaundice
  • Abnormal Increase In Red Blood Cells
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Blood Clot Formation In Veins
  • Blood Clot In A Deep Vein Of The Extremities
  • Damage To The Liver And Inflammation
  • Depression
  • Heart Failure
  • Inflammation Of The Liver With Stoppage Of Bile Flow
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Tissue Death
  • Microscopic Blood-Filled Cavities In The Liver

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Delay When Starting To Urinate
  • A Feeling Of Needing To Urinate Immediately
  • Absence Of Sperm In Semen
  • Aggressive Behavior
  • An Inability To Completely Empty The Bladder
  • An Increased Interest In Having Sexual Intercourse
  • Anxious Feelings
  • Bleached Hair
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Dry Skin
  • Excessive Fat In The Blood
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Feelings Of Hostility
  • Fluid Retention In The Legs, Feet, Arms Or Hands
  • Hair Discoloration
  • Hair Loss
  • Hirsutism, A Condition Of Hair Growth On Parts Of The Body Normally Without Hair
  • Involuntary Leakage Of Urine
  • Irritability
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Low Energy
  • Low Sperm Count
  • Memory Loss
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain In The Testicles
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Urination During The Night
  • Weight Gain
  • Widening Of Blood Vessels

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