Side Effects to Report
Some side effects of Depo-Testosterone
are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
- Rapid weight gain
- Shortness of breath
- Fluid retention
- Signs of liver damage, such as yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes (jaundice)
- Increased bruising or bleeding
- Symptoms of high blood calcium levels (hypercalcemia), such as:
- Constipation, nausea, or vomiting
- Muscle achiness or weakness
- Kidney stones
- Abdominal (stomach) pain or side pain
- Confusion or lethargy
- Increased thirst and frequent urination
- Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
- An unexplained rash
- Swelling of the mouth or throat
- Difficulty breathing.
You may experience some or none of the side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have problems with a medicine that you have never tried.
Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while using Depo-Testosterone or if something "just does not seem right." While it may not be related to the medication, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.