Repros Soars -- and AbbVie Might Suffer

New life for Androxal offers hope for Repros.

Brenton Flynn
Brenton Flynn
Feb 21, 2013 at 4:25PM
Health Care

If you watch television, you've probably come across a commercial for AndroGel, AbbVie's (NYSE:ABBV) blockbuster prescription gel for treating low testosterone levels. The technical term for the ailment is hypogonadism, and it's a $2 billion market -- and growing. Markets like that don't come without admirers, and in this case one of those is Repros Therapeutics (NASDAQ:RPRX). The company is developing an oral drug for secondary hypogonadism called Androxal, and in the following video Brenton Flynn discusses why its stock soared today.