Cernos Gel 1% (Testosterone Gel)
Cernos Gel 1% (Testosterone) is indicated for replacement therapy in adult males for conditions associated with a deficiency or absence of endogenous testosterone:
Primary hypogonadism (congenital or acquired): testicular failure due to conditions such as cryptorchidism, bilateral torsion, orchitis, vanishing testis syndrome, orchiectomy, Klinefelter's syndrome, chemotherapy, or toxic damage from alcohol or heavy metals. These men usually have low serum testosterone concentrations and gonadotropins (follicle-stimulating hormone [FSH], luteinizing hormone [LH]) above the normal range.
Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (congenital or acquired): gonadotropin or luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone (LHRH) deficiency or pituitary-hypothalamic injury from tumors, trauma, or radiation. These men have low testosterone serum concentrations, but have gonadotropins in the normal or low range.
Cernos 1% w/w gel is used in the treatment of male hypogonadism.
It treats the symptoms of low testosterone such as decreased sexual desire and ability, extreme tiredness, low energy, depression, and loss of certain male characteristics such as muscular build and deep voice. How cernos gel works. Cernos 1% w/w gel works by replacing testosterone that is normally produced in the body. Common side effects of cernos gel application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness), Headache, Acne, Increased blood pressure.