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Testim And Pimples

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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 know what i should do about it. I currently am taking minocycline at 100mgs twice daily and 6grams of b5 per day. My face is clear but my body is...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
...Be careful with Accutane since it can be liver toxic. Some people respond with severe acne with the use of androgens. I have found that zinc supplements (50 mg a day), tanning (be conservative), and brushing with anti-bacterial Read more »

Testim vs. Androgel

I am not getting good results from Testim using 1 tube per day. I had it increased 90 days ago and... Read more »


How many hours after applying Testim to the upper arms must pass before a female can touch them? Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...or scooped out surgically. This treatment can be painful and can leave scars. They can be treated with drugs used to treat acne such as tretinoin (Retin-A) or isotretinoin (Accutane). This is a newer approach. These drugs reduce the amount of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...Effects? There are few documented side effects of DHEA at doses up to 2,500 mg per day. However, there are reports of increases in acne and facial hair, and decreases in high-density lipoprotein ("good" cholesterol, see Fact Sheet 123 ). Some... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...Flushes and No Dizziness. So my concern is Was it Sero Conversion Time?? Now at the end of 4th week i developed some Pinkish Pimple like Rashes in middle of my chest which are like spreading in 2.5 to 3.0 inches of diameter. (Scattered Red... Read more »

Vaginal secression pimple. Help

Posted by Scaredozzie, 1 Reply
...massage parlor. I received a body to body massage. The lady rubberd her vagina against my pennis briefly. I also had a broken pimple in my pubic area which I am almost sure came into contact with her vaginal fluids briefly. Please tell me if I am... Read more »

Acne on butt the same?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...acnes that doctors call folliculitis on my ass. it started 8 weeks after exposure and remains 1 year later it looks like large pimples that fade and leave bruise marks. i tested neg out to 6 months and im confusedis the same acne u have been... Read more »

cold sore/pimple?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...could a cold sore on the upper be lip at first be confused as a pimple? and would it indicate hpv if a cold sore, or does hpv show as clusters? Read more »