WARNING! On January 14, 2014 the FDA issued a safety alert with respect to drugs containing testosterone based on two published studies that suggested an increased risk of cardiovascular events among men who are prescribed testosterone therapy. These studies indicated that these drugs may increase the risk of ischemic stroke, heart attack or death.
The following brand name drugs contain testosterone:
Androgel – AbbVie Pharmaceuticals
Androderm – Actavis, Inc.
Axiron – Ely Lilly & Company
Bio-T-Gel – Biosante/Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
Delatestryl – Sandoz Canada Inc.
Depo Testosterone – Pfizer Inc.
Foresta – Endo Pharmaceuticals
Striant – Actient Pharmaceuticals
Testim – Auxilium Pharmaceuticals
Testopel – Auxilium Pharmaceuticals
If you or a loved one suffered a stroke, heart attack, deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolus or other clot related injury while taking a testosterone product you may be entitled to compensation. Please contact our office for a free consultation.