Pharmacology of testosterone preparations

Preparation Route of application Full substitution dose
In clinical use
Testosterone undecanoate oral 2–4 capsules `a 40mg per day
Testosterone tablets buccal 30 mg / twice daily
Testosterone enanthate intramuscular injection 200–250 mg every 2–3 weeks
Testosterone cypionate intramuscular injection 200 mg every 2 weeks
Testosterone undecanoate intramuscular injection 1000 mg every 10–12 weeks
Testosterone implants implantation under the
abdominal skin
4 implants `a 200 mg every
5–6 months
Transdermal testosterone patch scrotal skin 1 patch per day
Transdermal testosterone patch non-scrotal skin 1 or 2 systems per day
Transdermal testosterone gel non-scrotal skin 5 to 10 g gel per day
Under development
Testosterone cyclodextrin sublingual not yet determined
Testosterone buciclate intramuscular injection not yet determined
Testosterone microcapsules subcutaneous injection not yet determined
Obsolete
17-Methyltestosterone oral
Fluoxymesterone sublingual/oral

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