Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
140 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

What are the treatments for Testosterone cream side effect?

my doctor prescribed Testosterone cream 7 months ago to be applied daily on my genitalia, for tissue thinness and libido. I am 64 female. having extreme adverse effects, breast have shrunk in size, continuing to do so, extreme burning and pain in breast, fibrocystic disease disappeared in months leaving breast feeling deflated and sagging, Stopped the medicine three weeks ago, no relief with pain medicine. what is happening in my body, how can I stop this process, do I need an endocrinologist? What test do I need?Help!! I am so afraid. Elaine
Tue, 24 Sep 2019
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,  
Drug/Medication
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hello,

Breast shrinkage is unlikely to be related to testosterone. Better to consult an endocrinologist and get evaluated.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

I have discovered I have low testerone from a blood test..and have symptoms of fatigue, achey muscles and depression..but I was put on a...

Recent questions on  Fibrocystic breast disease

doctor1 MD

Yes. Received saline breast implants about 26 years ago.. Have been noticing some discomfort (pain) in left breast. Pain is not continuous. Some...

doctor1 MD

my doctor prescribed Testosterone cream 7 months ago to be applied daily on my genitalia, for tissue thinness and libido. I am 64 female. having...

doctor1 MD

I had a stereotatic breast biopsy done and developed a huge lump on the top of my breast, the biopsy was done on the opposite side of the breast....

doctor1 MD

Hello thank you for reaching out to me. I m having extreme tenderness in both breasts with ocassional burning sensation. I know that I have cysts...

doctor1 MD

Hello I have fibrostic breast since my 30th since a I am 40 I have many ultra sound . A few memography. Two year ago I decided no more memography...

doctor1 MD

I have a friend her physical examination is completely normal, except for a 2-cm firm, nontender, nonmobile mass in the upper outer quadrant of...

doctor1 MD

Looking for a second opinion . Nodule or lump on outside of left breast..it is in the tissue. i can feel it and when i press around on the area it...