Oral testosterone troches provide women with an alternative way to increase testosterone levels. Compounded testosterone troches easily raise serum testosterone levels to an optimal range and provide affordable access to testosterone replacement therapy.
Benefits of Testosterone Troches:
Absorbed directly into the bloodstream and drug gets in & out the system quickly
Bypasses the liver (First Pass Hepatic clearance)
Allows patient to take a lower dose of the drug with the same results divided in 2 doses each day
Oral dosing is required twice daily (take 1/2 troche twice daily). Troches should be placed between the cheek and gum to allow absorption. Do not drink, eat or brush for 30 min after. Do not brush teeth or use mouth wash for 45 min after. Max dose for daily administration via buccal route is 50mg. Testosterone levels will peak in approximately 30 min and return within 6 hours.