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Testosterone Cream for Women – Quick Q&A

AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream for Women

What is AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

AndroFeme® is a pharmaceutical grade cream used by women to supplement low levels of naturally produced testosterone.

Why do women need AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

Women naturally produce the hormone testosterone. Testosterone is essential for sexual motivation, energy levels, mood and bone metabolism. When natural levels are too low women can experience symptoms of reduced libido, unexplained fatigue, depression, lack of concentration and emotional mood changes. AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream is a safe and easy way of returning the body to its natural balance.

Is AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream safe for my body?

AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream is the only licensed pharmaceutical grade testosterone products in the world for use in women. AndroFeme®, like all testosterone products, should only be used under medical supervision with blood tests conducted at least every 6-months to ensure testosterone levels are maintained within the normal range for women.

How long can I use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream for?

Tests have shown no side effects for women using AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream continuously for over ten years. Make sure your testosterone levels are monitored with a blood test at least every 6-months throughout your treatment.

What are the possible side effects of AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

It is essential that patients use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream under medical supervision. Side effects, if any, do not appear immediately so it is very important that patients have a blood test within the first 2-4 weeks of treatments to assess testosterone levels in the blood and adjust the dosage if necessary. It is also essential that patients stick to the recommended dose. Side effects can include oily skin and minor hair growth. These are indications that the dose is too high. For more information about side effects please read the Consumer Information sheet.

If I stop using AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream how soon will the effects wear off?

Testosterone blood levels will drop to baseline levels within 72-hours. Symptoms of low energy and low libido will generally return after 2 to 3 weeks.

Do I have to have any medical checks before I use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

Yes. Ask your doctor to give you a general women’s health check. This needs to include a measure of testosterone levels in the blood before any treatment begins. Once treatment begins you must then have your blood levels checked again in 2-3 weeks to monitor testosterone levels and adjust dosage if necessary.

When is it not safe to use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

If you have breast cancer or have signs of irregularities that may indicate breast cancer, you should not use testosterone products. If you suffer chronic liver or kidney disease you must only use testosterone products under strict medical supervision.

How long does it take for AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream to start working – when will my energy and libido return?

Using the cream once a day should bring results after 2-3 weeks. Energy levels return first, followed by an increase in libido after 4-8 weeks of treatment.

Do I need a prescription from my doctor to get AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

No. AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream can be ordered online without a prescription however it is essential that your doctor supervises your use by monitoring blood levels and general health throughout treatment.

Will I grow hair, muscles or have a voice change if I use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

No, provided you follow the recommended doses. It is essential that women have their testosterone levels checked regularly by their doctor when using any testosterone hormone treatment.

Do I have to use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream under medical supervision?

Testosterone levels must be monitored carefully throughout treatment. Contact your doctor before you begin treatment and make sure that you have regular checks on your testosterone levels throughout.

How do I use AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream?

See our video for a demonstration. A measured amount of AndroFeme® is applied once a day (usually after showering) to the inner forearm or upper, outer thigh.

Will AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream stain my clothes?

No. Rub the cream into your skin like you would with a moisturizer. It will be absorbed into the skin after about a minute. AndroFeme® is odorless, white and will not stain clothes.

Is AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream a pharmaceutical grade product?

Yes. AndroFeme® is manufactured to pharmaceutical grade by Lawley Pharmaceuticals in Perth, Western Australia. The company specialises in the commercial production of bio identical pharmaceutical grade hormone creams. Lawley Pharmaceuticals meets all the international standards of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and all production is conducted in an Australian government approved pharmaceutical manufacturing facility.

We are not a compounding pharmacy.

Is AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream FDA approved?

Our products are manufactured in Australia. The Australian equivalent to the US FDA is the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream is listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTC) which can be accessed from the TGA website at www.ebs.tga.gov.au. This cream is not currently FDA approved.

What are natural, or bio identical, hormones?

Natural, or bio identical, hormones have the same chemical fingerprint as the hormones produced by your own body. This means that your body is able to accept the treatment without the unwanted side effects of synthetic hormone replacement. AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream uses only natural, bio identical testosterone.

Does AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream use natural, bio identical hormones?

Yes. Natural, bio identical hormones are identical in every way to the hormones produced by your own body. This is what we use in AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream.

What makes AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream better than compounded hormone creams?

AndroFeme® is a pharmaceutical grade product. Strict manufacturing guidelines mean that the amount of testosterone stated on the label is guaranteed to be in the finished cream. Compounded hormone creams cannot provide this guarantee on quality assurance of ingredients, dose or efficacy.

How long will one tube of AndroFeme® Testosterone Cream last me?

A 50 mL tube of AndroFeme® will provide between 50 and 100 days of treatment, depending on the dose.

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