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Reaction To Testosterone

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Adverse Reaction to Topical Testosterone

My doctor had prescribed a topical testosterone product for me as my free testosterone levels were low. Shortly there after I broke out in hives and acne. Well, I stopped the testosterone a week and a half ago and the acne is going away but, the...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
...the patch and it may take sometime for all of the causative agent to be eliminated. There are effective ways to blunt allergic reactions (including oral steroids) and if you are still having problems you should discuss these alternatives with... Read more »

Testosterone Reaction

I recently had a blood test for testosterone levels and like a few HIV+ guys, my level was low so... Read more »

Testosterone therapy....not what it's cracked up to be

Dr. Henry..I have been on testosterone therapy for over 6 months. In the beginning I noticed a... Read more »
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Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

...infected with HIV. Among these, hypogonadism is well described, particularly as men progress to AIDS and in those who are wasting. Testosterone has both anabolic and androgenic effects. Although there has been a study showing improvement in... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Chemistry Panel

...calcium is a major component of bones and teeth. Calcium is also needed for nerves and muscles to work properly, and in chemical reactions in the cells. The body controls the amount of calcium in the blood. However, the amount of protein in the... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Treatment Issues for Women

...act on cells, proteins, and tissues, triggering our growth, metabolism, sex drive, and fertility. Estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone are three of our main sex hormones. These hormones are also called steroid hormones and regulate many... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Health Checklist

...bone density due to smoking, age, or other risk factors. Repeat in women after menopause, men over age 50, and people with low testosterone. HIV Tropism (See fact sheet 129 ): Shows if your virus can be controlled by a new type of... Read more »
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Can't Get No Satisfaction

Posted by dotman32, 6 Replies
...if the person is like thanks, but not thanks? I've been on the other end of that scenario in the past and I didn't have that reaction toward the poz guy, in fact I really admired the fact that he told me, and we had safe sex. But now that the... Read more »

Steroids for Bodybuilding

Posted by Chico, 4 Replies
I have recently started on my hiv treatment and want to know if i can continue to take Winstrol Depot the steroid for my body building. I am fit and healthy but don't want the steroid to affect my resistance. Any body builders or Doc's help me out... 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 »

Nandrolone Decanoate/Testosterone/Oxandrin

Posted by ktp2008
...no longer makes Deca-Durabolin, If anyone is looking for a good reliable 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 »