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How Do You Treat Hypogonadism

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POZ Testosterone Levels?

Hi Dr. Frascino: For the past 2 years I've been experiencing many symptoms of Hypogonadism (poor libido, ED, increased ab fat, high lipids, diff. concentrating, mem loss, depression, anxiety, hot flashes, night sweats, irritability, shrinkage of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...physician to determine the underlying cause(s) of your symptoms. Once the underlying cause(s) have been determined, appropriate treatment can be recommended.You can read much more about hypogonadism, depression HIV medication side effects, etc.... Read more »

Restarting Testim

Hi Doc,I've been on HAART for about one year and three months. Early in my treatment my doctor... Read more »

Hypogonadism

Dear Doctors,How can I know when I have symptoms of hypogonadism or not ?Sincerely,TimDear Posted,... Read more »
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Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

...anabolic and androgenic effects. Although there has been a study showing improvement in quality of life in HIV-positive men treated with high doses of Testosterone, there is no data confirming its usefulness as an anabolic agent. The... Read more »
The Body

The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, November 30, 2009

...Topics" Library Change/Update Subscription Complications of HIV/HIV Medications HIV/AIDS Treatment HIV Transmission & Testing Strange but True Whether... Read more »
The Body PRO

The Prevalence of Hypogonadism in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving HAART

... The prevalence of hypogonadism in HIV-infected patients receiving HAART (Poster Presentation TuPeB3180) Authored by M. Desyatnik, A. Baaj, A. Fisher (United Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Use of Testosterone in AIDS Wasting Syndrome

...life. Loss of lean body mass is often associated with increased mortality. Researchers found that hypogonadal HIV-infected men treated with testosterone gained in lean body and muscle mass, in addition to reporting benefits related to quality of... Read more »
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Two weeks down and a life time to live

Posted by trulife, 2 Replies
Well folks...it's the end of two weeks on Atripla and so far things are going well. Side effects have been limited and are now subsiding. My biggest problem so far is swallowing the pill. I have always had trouble swallowing pills...go figure...a... Read more »

Upcoming Research Study

Posted by thehennegroup
...medical research firm located in San Francisco. We are currently conducting interviews with men who have been diagnosed with Hypogonadism or Low Testosterone, and are hoping to spread the word about our study so we can get anyone who might be... Read more »

Treated as worthless

Posted by Lomitadaren
...(PWA) People living with Aids are, and how even when there is Gross Medical Malpractice by a supporting medical provider, we are treated as unimportant, irrelevant, and bothersome. Millions of dollars a year are spent to educate us to be... Read more »

5 lessons about the way we treat people

Posted by franfrog, 2 Replies
... Five (5) lessons to make you think about the way we treat people. 1 - First Important Lesson - Cleaning Lady. During my second month of college, our professor gave us a pop quiz. Read more »