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Gnrh Agonist Male Hypogonadism

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hcg for lipodystrophy?

I'm hearing a lot about the "hcg protocol" for fat loss. Supposedly, small doses of hcg coupled with a low calorie diet result in the body using deep reservoirs of body fat for energy. Any thoughts on whether or not this would effectively combat...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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...mentioned at the beginning of the book, testosterone replacement therapy triggers the hypothalamus to shut down its production of GnRH. Without GnRH, the pituitary gland stops releasing LH. Luteinizing hormone normally travels from the pituitary... Read more »

What is proper testosterone replacement level

I am 37 years old taking Sustiva, Epirvir, and Zerit. My Viral has been >40 for 9 months from 7000 and CD4 unchanged at 480. Shortly after starting combo therapy 9 months ago I started feeling fatigued. Testosterone was 329ng /dl before begining...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
HelloThe usual dosage for physiologic testosterone replacement (replacing just amount the body isn't producing) ranges from 100 mg-300 mg given at bi-weekly intervals, for use in hypogonadal males. Many people choose the "patch" which delivers more... Read more »

Keeping you posted - Low Testosterone Levels

Hello Doctor Marc Hellerstein or other doctors,Here is my answer on your question that is quoted below :---------------------------------------------------------These values are clean. They where taken without any supplemental hormone injections for...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
Dear Posted,I agree with Mark that if indeed you have not taken any anabolics even oral ones at the gym, then that testosterone is a little low. However, you do not mention whether or not you have symptoms of hypogonadism, and that would help me... Read more »

Hypogonadism from protease inhibitors

I am a 33-yr-old male who was diagnosed two years ago during my seroconversion illness, and immediately began triple cocktail therapy with Crix/AZT/3TC, and have remained undetectable since that first diagnostic viral load test. After 13 months of...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
HelloThanks for such a nicely detailed clinical summary. Although we assume that hypogonadism is only associated with HIV disease progression, we don't really know if it occurred in early HIV disease, because we never looked for it. In fact, during... Read more »
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