This is a naturally occurring sex hormone in men and women. It is used to treat conditions caused by low levels of testosterone hormone in the body, that includes delayed puberty, impotence, and other hormonal imbalances. It also helps in the growth, development, and functioning of the male sexual organs and typical secondary sexual characteristics.
This medication cures hypogonadism, a condition in which the body does not produce enough testosterone due to decreased functioning of male sex organs.
Some of its side-effects include enlargement of breasts in males, weight gain, acne, Hair loss, injection site pain, gum or mouth irritation, change in taste, dry mouth, and trouble sleeping.
Missed Dose- It is advisable to take the dose of Sustanon 250 mg Injection as soon as you remember, if it is missed. Or skip the missed dose and take the next dose if it is almost time for the next dose. But remember not to double the dose to make up for the missed one.
Overdose- It is absolute necessary to seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
- Onset of action & Duration of effect
The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is subject to the varying route of administration. The effect of Sustanon lasts for an average span of 24 hours for the gel and 2 to 4 weeks for the intramuscular injection. This medicine may be habit forming.
- Usage in pregnancy?
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women and for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. It is advisable to discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before taking this medicine.