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Testim And Hair Loss

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Nelson,My doc prescribed me testim 1 at one pack a day. My test levels are arond 700 but my estrodial levels are mildly elevated. My doc would rather increase my androgens as opposed to putting me on arimdiex or nolvadex. If my test levels are...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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If you are starting at 700 nanograms/cc, I am afraid you will reach levels above 1300. Watch out for andrigenic side effects at those levels (hair loss, acne, moodiness, polycythemia, sleep apnea, etc). You may want to see more than one... Read more »

Acne on Testim

Nelson,I have been on testim at two tubes a day. I am breaking out on my chest and back and dont... Read more »

hair loss problem

How can this be stopped. Are there any treatments for this.... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Hair Loss

Hair loss (alopecia) is a common experience, particularly in men as they age. When hair loss is new, rapid or severe, it is considered abnormal. There are many medical treatments that can cause disturbing hair loss, including cancer drugs and some... Read more »
Body Positive

Hair and Life

It was a strange sensation. I was standing in the shower, warm water pouring over my body, as I reached for the shampoo. A quick squeeze of the bottle, a little lather, and in my hand a clump of hair the size of a shaving brush. There was no way... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

And They Said This Was a Gay, White Male Disease

The South is known for many things. Some good, some bad. Among them, the assassination of John F. Kennedy, Juneteenth, good manners, big hair, and the Bible belt. In addition, the South is now known as having the highest incidence of HIV-positive... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Is Your Testosterone Level "Normal?"

Are you depressed or fatigued? Have you lost weight for no discernable cause? Have you experienced a loss in sex drive, or in men, a loss of erectile function? Have you suffered from muscle loss or the inability to grow muscle? Low testosterone... Read more »
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hair loss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Has anyone experienced a profound amount of hair loss on antivirals?I'm curious if it began as soon as you started the drugs,or sometime down the line.I've purchased a wig(hoping it will regrow)but the last 6 months have been shear torture on top of... Read more »

Hair Loss

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I was just reading a question to Dr. Henry about hair loss and Crixivan. I'm on Crixivan, Epivir and AZT. I've been on this regimen since the advent of protease inhibitors. Early on I lost ALL of my underarm hair, thigh hair and butt hair. I've... Read more »

Hair loss

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Has anyone experienced profound hair loss while one medication?It's just one more of the horrific physical side effects I am going through.

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hair loss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
would hair loss be normal for an infected individual...i am sure someone will just say it's stress Read more »