Benefits of Subcutaneous testosterone injection vs Intramuscular Testosterone Injection.
Testosterone has commonly been administered as an intramuscular (IM) injection since the 1930’s. While many testosterone products have been introduced into the market place to make the administration of testosterone more user friendly, such as testosterone gels, trans nasal testosterone, transdermal testosterone preparations, oral testosterone tablets, testosterone pellets and long-acting testosterone esters, intramuscular testosterone injections have been the most potent, proven, reliable and most cost effective way to to replace testosterone.
Another route of testosterone injection into the subcutaneous (Subq) fat has proven to achieve steady state and therapeutic stable serum testosterone levels in male patients similar to intramuscular testosterone injections. Subcutaneous testosterone injections offer the following benefits: