Drug Interactions With the Testosterone Patch

Cyclosporine
The testosterone patch may increase the level of cyclosporine in your blood, increasing your risk for kidney damage from cyclosporine. Talk to your healthcare provider before using these medications together.
 
Insulin
The testosterone patch can decrease blood sugar levels. If you take insulin, you should monitor your blood sugar levels more closely when starting or stopping the testosterone patch. Your healthcare provider may need to adjust your insulin dose.
 
Propranolol
The testosterone patch may decrease the level of propranolol in your body, potentially decreasing its effectiveness. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely if you take these medications together, and adjust your propranolol dose if needed.
 
Warfarin
The testosterone patch may increase the risk of dangerous bleeding from warfarin. If you use these drugs together, you may need to be monitored more closely, especially when starting or stopping the testosterone patch. Your healthcare provider may need to adjust your warfarin dose.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all testosterone patch drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
 
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