Which Drugs Can Cause Gynecomastia?

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There are so many reasons behind male breast enlargement which is also called as gynecomastia. One out of them is the drugs intake in men usually when they are in their puberty level. Due to drugs like anti-psychotic, anti-depressant or other supplements, gynecomastia may occur.

What Is Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia, in simple words, is a breast illness in males. It usually occurs when someone feels very low confident about his personality. It’s something which seems to be very inappropriate when it comes to a male’s personality. Due to certain hormonal changes because of excessive estrogen hormone, gynecomastia occurs especially in males who are in their teenage or in puberty period. It is becoming a most common disease that causes breast enlargement in males whose only solution is the male breast reduction in Dubai. Gynecomastia happens because of so many reasons and one of them is the intake of drugs that are for depression, cardiac diseases, anxiety, psychiatry issues or other illegal drugs. Male breast reduction surgery in this way proves to be very effective in dealing with gynecomastia.

What Are The Drugs That Cause Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia usually occurs because of irregularity of hormones but the question is what the facts and figures are that cause these irregularities. They can be increased level of estrogen and decrease a level of androgen in males which makes their chest appear to be heavy with respect to normal chest size.  Breast enlargement in males specifically occurs because of several drugs and medications that are described below in detail.

  • Anti-Psychotic Drugs:

Those people who suffer from some kind of psychotic disorders whether they are in their teenage or in their puberty period are likely to take anti-psychotic drugs including anti-depressants or anti-anxiety drugs. The intake of these drugs causes hormonal imbalance in males which leads to unnecessary male breast enlargement. This becomes the cause of gynecomastia in Dubai.

  • Anti-Androgen Drugs:

Anti-androgen is usually taken by males during various hidden diseases that cause certain side effects including the unnecessary increase in the size of a man’s chest. These drugs include some typically used medications that are flutamide, cyproterone, spironolactone and other related drugs. These drugs decrease the production of androgen hormone which causes hormonal imbalance causing gynecomastia. Hence, these anti-androgen drugs prove to be the cause of male breast enlargement.

  • Steroids And Supplements:

That man who exercises or do gym regularly use calcium or multivitamins supplements that they consider good for their health but this is not actually true.  Usually, those men who do strenuous exercise and work out needs to fulfill their body requirement through steroids and supplements which cause gynecomastia and irregular chest shape. Moreover, other steroids using drugs have also serious concerns over male breast enlargement that needs to be avoided to prevent male gynecomastia Dubai.

  • Illegal Drugs Usage:

In most of the cases, men are found being indulged in unhealthy activities of illegal drugs used which cause so many side effects and gynecomastia is one of them.

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Written By: Dr. Ken Arashiro

Dr. Ken is one of the best-known cosmetic surgeons in the world. As extremely dedicated surgeon, this has ensured he has work in the most acclaimed clinics throughout the world. At the moment, he is offering his services in Dubai Cosmetic Surgery as a visiting surgeon, with a view to relocating to Dubai in the coming years.

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