Premium
Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Annual testosterone drug revenue in the U.S. in 2013 and 2018 (in billion U.S. dollars)

Exclusive Premium Statistic

Annual testosterone drug revenue in the United States 2013 and 2018 This statistic depicts the annual testosterone drug revenue in the United States in 2013 and a projection for 2018, in billion U.S. dollars. In 2013, testosterone drugs generated a revenue of 2.4 billion U.S. dollars.
Testosterone therapy

Testosterone therapy is often used to treat men with hypogonadism, where the body produces too little or no natural testosterone. Testosterone can be used as hormone replacement therapy and can be used to treat low libido in post-menopausal women. This form of therapy has also been reported to improve moods as well as energy. By 2018, annual revenue generated from testosterone drug sales in the United States is expected to reach 3.8 billion U.S. dollars. Testosterone use was among the highest in Canada and the United States as of 2011, with 385.5 monthly doses and 98.5 monthly doses per 1,000 population, respectively.

Transdermal application for testosterone for example, through application by skin patch, has become increasingly common. In Canada, Sweden, and the United States, transdermal testosterone application accounted for 97 percent, 78 percent, and 78 percent, respectively, as of 2011. Testosterone supplements can also be taken as a gel, mouth patch, and through injections or implants.

Individuals that enrolled in testosterone therapy prescription often had a prior prescription of hypertension or hyperlipidemia. As of 2014, 26.8 percent with hypertension and 26.5 percent diagnosed with hyperlipidemia enrolled in testosterone therapy prescription. Testosterone therapy has also been linked to adverse cardiovascular events. In individuals under or equal to 65 years of age, the myocardial infarction among men was at 5.27 per 1,000 per year prior to testosterone prescription. The post-prescription rate of myocardial infarction increased to 11.52 per 1,000 per year as of 2014.
Show more
Exclusive Premium statistic

Get a Premium Account for unrestrained access.
Benefits of our Premium membership:

  • Access to all Premium statistics
  • Download as XLS, PNG and PDF
  • Detailed source and background information
Premium Account
$49 per month*
(billed annually)
*Single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$588 / Year

View price details

Revenue in billion U.S. dollars
--
--
Revenue in billion U.S. dollars
--
--
Exclusive Premium statistic

Get a Premium Account for unrestrained access.
Benefits of our Premium membership:

  • Access to all Premium statistics
  • Download as XLS, PNG and PDF
  • Detailed source and background information
Premium Account
$49 per month*
(billed annually)
*Single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$588 / Year

View price details

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This statistic depicts the annual testosterone drug revenue in the United States in 2013 and a projection for 2018, in billion U.S. dollars. In 2013, testosterone drugs generated a revenue of 2.4 billion U.S. dollars.
Testosterone therapy

Testosterone therapy is often used to treat men with hypogonadism, where the body produces too little or no natural testosterone. Testosterone can be used as hormone replacement therapy and can be used to treat low libido in post-menopausal women. This form of therapy has also been reported to improve moods as well as energy. By 2018, annual revenue generated from testosterone drug sales in the United States is expected to reach 3.8 billion U.S. dollars. Testosterone use was among the highest in Canada and the United States as of 2011, with 385.5 monthly doses and 98.5 monthly doses per 1,000 population, respectively.

Transdermal application for testosterone for example, through application by skin patch, has become increasingly common. In Canada, Sweden, and the United States, transdermal testosterone application accounted for 97 percent, 78 percent, and 78 percent, respectively, as of 2011. Testosterone supplements can also be taken as a gel, mouth patch, and through injections or implants.

Individuals that enrolled in testosterone therapy prescription often had a prior prescription of hypertension or hyperlipidemia. As of 2014, 26.8 percent with hypertension and 26.5 percent diagnosed with hyperlipidemia enrolled in testosterone therapy prescription. Testosterone therapy has also been linked to adverse cardiovascular events. In individuals under or equal to 65 years of age, the myocardial infarction among men was at 5.27 per 1,000 per year prior to testosterone prescription. The post-prescription rate of myocardial infarction increased to 11.52 per 1,000 per year as of 2014.
Show more
Release date
August 2014
Region
United States
Survey time period
2013 and 2014
Supplementary notes
* Projected.

More information

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Basic Account

Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account

Your perfect start with Statista

  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account

Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax
   (New York residents only).
Leading companies trust Statista:
I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Racial and ethnic health disparities in the U.S. "

  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Diseases and disabilities
The most important statistics
  • Cancer
The most important statistics
  • Sexual health
The most important statistics
  • Mental health
The most important statistics
  • Treatment
The most important statistics
  • Death
  • Health risks
The most important statistics
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

5 News

We use cookies to personalize contents and ads, offer social media features, and analyze access to our website. In your browser settings you can configure or disable this, respectively, and can delete any already placed cookies. For details, please see your browser’s Help section (by pressing F1). Please see our privacy statement for details about how we use data.