This website has been developed by Besins Healthcare (UK) Ltd. This website has separate sections for healthcare professionals and patients who have been prescribed Testogel® 16.2 mg/g gel, within the UK.

Besins Healthcare is a pharmaceutical company specialising in the development of innovative drugs for the well-being of men and women throughout their life.

This website is provided for HCPs in the UK by Besins Healthcare (UK) Ltd.

Why Testogel® 16.2 mg/g gel?

Why Testogel

Simple, convenient, once-daily application

Once daily

Patients simply apply a thin layer to the shoulders and upper arms once-a-day. Leave to dry for 3–5 minutes before dressing. Wash hands with soap and water after application.1

Testogel® is flammable until dry.

Two hour

Recommended period between application and washing is 2 hours.1

Testosterone can be transferred by skin-to-skin contact and result in adverse events. In order to minimise this risk certain precautions can be taken.

Duration of treatment

Watch Professor Abraham Morgentaler of the Harvard Medical
School in Boston discuss the Duration of Testosterone Therapy.

Professor Abraham Morgentaler
1:20

References

  1. Testogel® 16.2 mg/g gel – Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) – https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/8919/smpc. Accessed April 2021.

TES/2020/009. April 2021.

Adverse event reporting

Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Store. Adverse events should also be reported to Besins Healthcare (UK) Ltd Drug Safety on 0203 862 0920 or Email: pharmacovigilance@besins-healthcare.com