Andriol 40mg Capsule

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:11 am

Andriol 40mg Capsule

Uses of Andriol 40mg Capsule

Andriol 40mg Capsule is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Hypogonadism, Delayed Puberty, Metastatic Breast Cancer

Side effects of Andriol 40mg Capsule

The most common side effects of Andriol 40mg Capsule are – Skin Rash, Nausea, Acne, Weight gain

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Andriol 40mg Capsule

Do not use Andriol 40mg Capsule if you are allergic to – Testosterone

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Andriol 40mg Capsule.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Andriol 40mg Capsule works

Andriol 40mg Capsule contains – Testosterone

Testosterone stimulates target tissues to develop normally in androgen-deficient men. May have some antiestrogen properties, making it useful in treating certain estrogen-dependent breast cancers.

Dosage of Andriol 40mg Capsule

The dosage of Andriol 40mg Capsule depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Andriol 40mg Capsule

If you forget to take a dose of Andriol 40mg Capsule, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Testoki 40mg Tablet  ( Sanzyme Ltd. )

180.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Androfil 40mg Capsule  ( Cipla Ltd. )

167.38  10 Capsules Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- Corticosteroids: May increase risk of edema.

Hepatotoxic drugs: May increase risk of hepatotoxicity, monitor liver function closely.

Food :- Licorice: May decrease testosterone level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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