Testosterone is a naturally occurring sex hormone that is produced in a man's testicles. Small amounts of testosterone are also produced in a woman's ovaries and adrenal system. Testosterone injection is used in men and boys to treat conditions caused by a lack of this hormone, such as delayed puberty, impotence, or other hormonal imbalances. Testosterone injection is also used in women to treat breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Testosterone injection may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Aveed is an androgen used by male adult patients. It is prescribed for testosterone replacement therapy. The drug can also be used in conditions where the patient has a deficiency of endogenous testosterone. Aveed is a testosterone, that is normally produced naturally in a man's testicles. Aveed can also be used to treat specific forms of breast cancer in women.