Jump to content. Testosterone can harm an unborn baby. A pregnant woman should avoid coming into contact with this medicine, or with a man's skin where the medicine has been applied. Topical testosterone is absorbed through the skin and can cause side effects or symptoms of male features in a child or woman who comes into contact with this medicine.
Androgens influence important central and peripheral mechanisms of the erectile system. The relevance of a moderate decrease of serum testosterone level for erectile dysfunction ED has not been clarified so far. The aim of our study was to offer an easy transcutaneous method of androgen application. A previous study on the pharmacokinetic profile of the testosterone gel applied, showed marked elevation of the serum levels of testosterone. Psychogenic etiology was excluded by a sexual psychologist. Patient age was years mean
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Medically reviewed by Drugs. Testosterone is a naturally occurring male hormone necessary for many processes in the body. Androderm for the skin is used to treat conditions in men that result from a lack of natural testosterone.