Trans, Gender Diverse & Non-Binary Health
Talk to your GP about which testosterone therapy would suit you. Options include fortnightly “Primoteston” injections, three monthly “Reandron” injections, or daily testosterone gel “Testogel”.
Testosterone tablets and implants are not prescribed from Northside due to availability and side effect concerns.
Testosterone can cause serious side effects such as polycythaemia (enlargement of red blood cells) and liver damage, however these side effects are rare. We can watch out for these with regular blood tests.