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Testim Topical Gel

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What are the risks of using a testosterone gel, testim?

Can you advise me exactly what the statistical risks of prostate cancer for users of testim, testosterone gel and how do they increase with prolonged use?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
This forum is exclusively for the discussion of side effects of HIV treatment (antiretroviral therapy). Long-term use of testosterone replacement has not been well-studied (for example compared to hormone replacement in women which is a very... Read more »

Testim1% 5gms or AndroGel 1% 5gms

which works better I am 62 years old and started with Testim 1% 5 gm but my insurance sill only pay... Read more »

Lower levels on Testim

I was having difficulty with erection and increased fat gain. I had my testosteron level check and... Read more »
Project Inform

Topical Gel Prevents HIV Infection in Monkeys

In an oral presentation at CROI 2009 in Montreal, Canada, new data show that a topical gel applied vaginally in monkeys prevented infection from the simian form of HIV, or sHIV, after repeated exposures vaginal exposures. These results, in addition... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Safety Concerns Prompt Label Changes and Medication Guide Requirement for Testosterone Gel Products

The Food and Drug Administration is requiring manufacturers of two prescription topical testosterone gel products, AndroGel 1% and Testim 1%, to include a boxed warning on the products' labels after receiving reports of adverse effects in children... Read more »

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rhode Island: Miriam Hospital to Coordinate Tests of HIV Gel

Kenneth Mayer, a doctor at Miriam Hospital in Providence, R.I., will coordinate trials of a national study to test a topical gel that researchers believe could prevent transmission of HIV to women. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has... Read more »
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Posted by reparatur
Need support and a snazzy name for HIV prevention gel...

Microbicides gel or cream can stop the transmission of HIV and STD's. It's also women controlled and would therefore be ideal in many parts of the world where women can not negotiate with their... Read more »

*off topic* Kitty

Posted by IzPoZ, 4 Replies
You know, I've grown used to being alone, going to bed alone... you know, the whole nine yards.

Last night, as I laid down to go to sleep, something touched my nose (my eyes were closed) and scared the living daylights out of me.

It was my damned cat... Read more »

Conversation Topics Needed......

Posted by daisy07, 1 Reply
Just wondering what are some of the issues that people in our condition are deeling with? Is is dating with dual diagnosis...or rasing children....having sex with out disclosing status....? What are some things that we could talk about in this... Read more »

interesting topic

Posted by zdenal, 1 Reply
hi I already know of HIV is not my problem. I am happy. I recently rode the subway and I read an article about someone who did not have HIV antibodies and had almost nothing. My partner is also negative so I already know that I am not one of those... Read more »