What is Axiron?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Testosterone

Axiron is a brand name topical product of testosterone used for replacement therapy in males for conditions associated with a deficiency or absence of endogenous testosterone.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Axiron

Side effect Patients
Rashes (redness, swelling) 1


Based on patients currently taking Axiron

Dosage Patients
3 x 50 mg/5 g daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Axiron

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Axiron


Currently taking Axiron

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Axiron

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Axiron after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Testosterone (Testosterone Cypionate) 1

Patients stopped taking Axiron and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Testosterone (Testosterone Cypionate) 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Axiron.