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Should I Take Androgel

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Androgel Scrotum Administration

I am currently on Androgel. I have read the technical literature about administation, but I am curious. WHY should you not apply Androgel to the scrotum, specifically?...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,For the same reason you don't scotch-tape an aspirin to your forehead when you have a headache.Dr. Bob... Read more »

Androgel 1%

doc said my triglycerides were very low & recently put me on this..what does this have to do... Read more »

Androgel - Long Term Use

I have been on Androgel for two years. My testosterone on Androgel is normal. I am doing fine on it... Read more »
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Seattle Treatment Education Project

AndroGel Offers New Option for Testosterone Replacement

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on 2-29-2000 that AndroGel has been approved for use as a testosterone replacement therapy in men with low testosterone. AndroGel is a clear, colorless, topical gel that is applied to the shoulders,... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Testosterone

tes-TOS-te-rone Brand Name: Androgel, Depo-Testosterone, Androderm, Testoderm Other Name(s): Sustanon, Testosterona Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Testosterone, also known as Androderm, Androgel, Depo-Testosterone, and... Read more »
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Testosterona

Brand Name: Androgel, Depo-Testosterone, Androderm, Testoderm Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas y otros La testosterona, conocida tambiĆ©n como Androderm, Androgel, Depo-Testosterona y Testoderm, pertenece a la clase de medicamentos... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Testosterone Cream Available at CPS

On March 2 the Community Prescription Service, a mail-order pharmacy associated with POZ magazine and specializing in HIV, announced that it is selling a compounded testosterone cream. This product is not generally available in pharmacies.... Read more »
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Androgel Questions

Posted by gray, 1 Reply
Howdy -

Please forgive me if there's a different section of the board where I should be posting this question. I'm new.

I was diagnosed 2 weeks ago. Probably exposed to HIV 15 months ago. My bloodwork came back CD4 608 and VL 13,000 which are good... Read more »

saggy tits!

Posted by southsam7, 2 Replies
I'm 44, male, not incredibly out of shape or overweight and I take ARV's and AndroGel.
Recently I've noticed my tits are soft and hanging not unlike a young (or very old) woman's. The breasts themselves aren't that big, but they are saggy and there... Read more »

sex-drive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hey guys. I guess we are all in this together so we can use this forum to help and support each other. I'm doing Ok, would just like an added boost in the sex-drve department. Do any of you know where i can get androgel through a website? Tried... Read more »

Advice...

Posted by iNvisible, 2 Replies
Does HIV and/or the medication make you feel less sexual? After my diagnoses I dnt really feel as sexy or in touch with my sexuality as I used to. Does or has any one else experience this??.... Read more »