Q. Can Androsar 40mg Capsule be used for body building purpose?
No, Androsar 40mg Capsule should not be used for increasing muscle mass and physical ability in healthy individuals, as this may cause harmful effects when used inappropriately. Also, in healthy individuals, if Androsar 40mg Capsule is given externally, it may cause hormonal imbalance.
Q. How and in what dose should I take Androsar 40mg Capsule?
It is recommended to take this medicine with food. The dose and duration for which you need to take this medicine is decided by your doctor depending on your exact medical condition. Make sure to follow the doctor’s advice. However, it is recommended to take it at the same time each day, to ensure consistent levels of medicine in the body.
Q. What are the common side effects of using Androsar 40mg Capsule?
The common side effects are increased red blood cells, diarrhea, stomach pain or discomfort, leg pain, dizziness, increased sweating, headache, acne, breast pain, and gynecomastia. If any of these side effects bother you, consult with the doctor.
Q. Who should not take Androsar 40mg Capsule?
Androsar 40mg Capsule should not be given to men with breast cancer, prostate cancer and kidney disease. It should be avoided in patients who had or presently have liver cancer and in those who have increased levels of calcium in blood. It should not be used by females, children below 18 years, and elderly patients more than 65 years of age.
Q. What are the major health risks associated with Androsar 40mg Capsule therapy?
The major health risks associated with the use of Androsar 40mg Capsule in men are heart attack, stroke, and prostatic carcinoma.
Q. Can Androsar 40mg Capsule have any harmful effect if I am a diabetic?
Androsar 40mg Capsule may decrease blood glucose levels, and therefore, the dose of antidiabetic medicines should be reduced. Consult your doctor for advice.
Q. Will there be a problem if I am taking warfarin and have started Androsar 40mg Capsule?
You should get blood tests done more frequently for checking your bleeding time (time taken to stop bleeding) when you are taking warfarin along with Androsar 40mg Capsule, especially when starting and stopping Androsar 40mg Capsule. Talk to your doctor for advice.
Q. How long does it take for Androsar 40mg Capsule to show its effects?
While some of the effects of Androsar 40mg Capsule may start showing effects after 3 weeks, some may take longer. For example, effect on sexual interest appears after 3 weeks, while changes in erections/ejaculations may take up to 6 months.