Testosterone Cypionate (58-20-8) video
Testosterone Cypionate (58-20-8) Description
Testosterone cypionate, is an androgen and anabolic steroid (AAS) medication which is used mainly in the treatment of low testosterone levels in men. It is also used in hormone therapy for transgender men.
In addition to its medical use, testosterone cypionate is used to improve physique and performance. The drug is a controlled substance in many countries and so non-medical use is generally illicit.
Testosterone cypionate is used primarily in androgen replacement therapy. It is currently FDA approved for the treatment of primary or hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (either congenital or acquired). Its safety in andropause (late-onset hypogonadism in men) has not yet been established. It is currently used off-label for breast cancer, breast disorders, delayed puberty in boys, oligospermia (low sperm count), hormone replacement therapy in transgender men, and osteoporosis.
Testosterone Cypionate (58-20-8) Specifications
|Product Name||Testosterone cypionate|
|Chemical Name||58-20-8; Depovirin; Pertestis; Testosterone cyclopentylpropionate; Testosterone cyclopentanepropionate|
|Drug Class||androgen and anabolic steroid, Androgen ester|
|Monoisotopic Mass||412.298 g/mol|
|Melting Point||98 – 104ºC|
|Freezing Point||No data available|
|Biological Half-Life||Elimination half-life is 8 days|
|Color||White or off white Crystal Powder|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water|
|Application||An Androgen. Controlled substance, bodybuilding|