What is Delatestryl?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Testosterone

Delatestryl® is a brand of testosterone, an androgen. It is used as an androgen replacement therapy in the treatment of delayed male puberty and male hypogonadism and also for inoperable metastatic female breast cancer.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Delatestryl

Side effect Patients
Tiredness 1


Based on patients currently taking Delatestryl

Dosage Patients
200 mg monthly 1

Why patients stopped taking Delatestryl

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Delatestryl


Currently taking Delatestryl

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Delatestryl

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Delatestryl and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Testosterone (Testosterone Cypionate) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Delatestryl.