May 8, 2014
53 year old male. Meds 5 years. 654 CD4 and 24%. I have been on Testim 2 tubes a day for a year now. Here are my most current levels. Total Testerone 176, SHBG 11, Free 50.5 and free % 2.9. I used 1 tube for a year and my doctor increased it to 2 about a year ago but my numbers have not changed. He is not thinking about changing me to andro gel to see if it works any better. What do you think.
| Response from Mr. Vergel
Those are really strange values. You should probably ask to be switched to 100 mg weekly injections to start with. After 6 weeks, you can increase to 150 mg per week if your total testosterone is not over 600 ng/dL
Some people do not absorb T gels well and injections are their best bet.
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