Prescription onlyClass: Men's Health



Prescription onlyClass: Men's Health
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Treats low testosterone.

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Our bottom line

Android (Methyltestosterone) is an oral form of testosterone that's easy to take but not available as a generic yet.

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Best available price for 15 (10mg) capsules of methyltestosterone


  • A first-choice treatment for men with low testosterone.
  • Oral form of testosterone that some people prefer over injections and topical gels and patches.


  • Not a first-choice treatment for breast cancers that respond to testosterone.
  • Not available as generic, so it can be expensive.
How it works

Android (Methyltestosterone) works by adding or replacing the hormone testosterone in your body. Testosterone is responsible for causing and maintaining many of the changes in male bodies from puberty on. Also, it can slow the spread of certain kinds of breast cancer.

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Side effect rates for Android (methyltestosterone)

Risks and Warnings for Android (methyltestosterone)

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    • Higher risk if:
    • Male

    Taking Android (Methyltestosterone) can cause swelling and breast tissue changes if you're a man. Talk to your doctor if this is a problem.

Common concerns from people taking Android (methyltestosterone)

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Kidneys and liver
  • There have been reports of people on Android (Methyltestosterone) who have developed high levels of calcium in the blood, which can be bad for the kidneys. This has happened if you have breast cancer or if you are unable to move around. If you notice a metallic taste in your mouth, muscle or joint pain or a bad headache, talk to your doctor, since they may have to stop the medication.
  • If you're on Android (Methyltestosterone), and you notice pain in your abdomen, or if your skin or the whites of your eyes turn yellow, call your doctor immediately. This can be liver damage.