Testosterone Undecanoate is a testosterone ester. Basically, it is converted into dihydrotestosterone, so undecanoate aromatize is minimal. Consequently, under the influence of the undecanoate in the body does not show signs of feminization (eg, excessive accumulation of body fat, gynecomastia). During the treatment with Testosterone Undecanoate, it does not affect the natural production of testosterone in the human body. Testosterone Undecanoate provides a lasting impact.
For hormone replacement therapy for diseases in men caused by testosterone deficiency (hypopituitarism syndrome, infertility associated with impaired spermatogenesis, male menopause, endocrine impotence). When masculinization in humans, replaced the female to male. In osteoporosis, which develops as a result of androgen deficiency.
Dosage (Men) – 250-1000 mg/week. Dosage (Women) – Not recommended. Active Life – 1-12 Days
If the patient is taking Testosterone Undecanoate, he can develop the following side effects: water retention and sodium, too active sexual development, frequent erections, increased sexual organs in male adolescents, a marked increase in libido, frequent erections in men during treatment with this drug (disappears after a few days after discontinuation of the drug), priapism and other signs of excessive sexual stimulation, oligospermia, dizziness and nausea.
Men: breast carcinoma, or prostate or when a suspected diagnosis. Women: in pregnancy or during breast-feeding.
Caution should be taken when Testosterone Undecanoate is administrated to teens patients
For continuous Testosterone Undecanoate overdose symptoms may occur, which are described in the “side effects”. It is also likely the manifestation of disorders of the digestive tract. In this case, stop the treatment, and after the disappearance of symptoms to reduce the hormone dosage.
Pronounced anabolic effects only observed at high doses of the Testosterone Undecanoate, that is not less than 240 mg daily. Should be noted that this will significantly increases the risk of side effects.