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Effects Of Testosterone Deficiency

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Testosterone Gel and Side Effects

My doctor recently put me on Testim to combat a very low testosterone level. Was diagnosed in 1990. (1) How can I slowly come off the Testim without going through "withdrawals"? (2) Should I stop taking it? (3) Does the Testim lead to panic...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Good question. One problem with the widespread use of testosterone replacement therapy is that the underlying deficiency still exists when the testosterone supplement is stopped and the deficiency Read more »

Side effect of testosterone therapy and acne

I have been on testosterone therapy now for a few months and it has been helping me with many... Read more »

Does Testosterone Lose Effectiveness

Dr. Pierone,I have been getting testosterone shots for a little over 10 years, after being... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Use of Testosterone in AIDS Wasting Syndrome with AIDS, and hypogonadism is seen to increase with the progression of the disease. Hypogonadism is often related to the effects of severe illness, malnutrition, and opportunistic infections. The condition in HIV-infected patients often... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Appetite Loss

...between individuals. Both marijuana and Marinol can leave people feeling "stoned." For people who have problems with the mental effects (such as drowsiness and dizziness), with Marinol at least these can be lessened by taking the drug before... Read more »

An Overview of Testosterone

...may become pregnant, or people with serious heart, liver, or kidney disease should not take this medicine. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, testosterone can cause some unwanted effects. Serious side effects of this... Read more »
Being Alive

Building Muscle Mass

...levels of testosterone and growth hormone will increase lean body mass, reduce fat, and improve well being -- the long-term effects are largely unknown. Also, ask your trainer to customize your workout. For instance, there's some evidence that... Read more »
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Atripla vs Isentess & Truvada?

Posted by rank, 3 Replies
...with Isentress, keeping with Truvada part of Atripla. He thinks Isentress is a very "clean" drug, whereas Sustiva has the CNS effects. I'm just starting to mull this over and am beginning to think I should try life without Sustiva. Anyone out... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Has anyone with wasting on here been given testosterone? when do they start it, what are the requirements in terms of counts and viral loads, or does it make a difference. is there Read more »

Nandrolone Decanoate/Testosterone/Oxandrin

Posted by ktp2008, 1 Reply
...longer makes Deca-Durabolin, If anyone is looking for a reliable and good compounding pharmacy that has Nandrolone Decanoate, Testosterone Cypionate, and Oxandrin at affordable prices, call New Life Pharmacy in Boca Raton, FL and ask for Nicole... Read more »

advice please

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...suggested starting at 3mg for about a week and then going to 6mg for the next 5 weeks. Is this too much? Will I suffer bad side effects? My glucose at this time is fine and I do not suffer any neuropathies. Can I get good results from a lesser... Read more »