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testosterone supplementation (follow-up to earlier question)

This question is for Dr. Wohl. I read your response to the "testosterone" question, answered on February 25. I was pretty surprised! [Editor's Note: Please click here to read Dr. Wohl's Feb. 25 post.] First, I've read, in much of the literature,...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...a) Testosterone as an agent to combat lipodystrophy:The fact is that testosterone is lipolytic (i.e. reduces fat). Therefore, for fat wasting Read more »

Can testosterone gel stimulate tumors?

Dr., Thank you for your great answers. After suffering from horrendous fatigue my doctor said that... Read more »

Energy level up... is it the Testosterone?

Hello J.B.I tested positive and have only been on meds for slightly over 4 months. My initial VL... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Use of Testosterone in AIDS Wasting Syndrome

... AIDS Clinical Care (04/99) Vol. 11, No. 4, P. 25; Corcoran, Colleen; Grinspoon, Steven The use of testosterone may help in staving off AIDS wasting syndrome (AWS), according to recent data. Studies have indicated that testosterone levels Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Testosterone

...would normally be produced by the body, but because of disease or a medical condition, the hormone level is too low. The hormone testosterone is necessary for male sexual development and functioning and for maintaining muscle strength and mass.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Testosterone: A Man's Guide

... HIV health and treatment advocate Nelson Vergel's new book, Testosterone: A Man's Guide -- Practical Tips for Boosting Physical, Mental and Sexual Vitality , is now available. Vergel, who is living Read more »
Penn Medicine

Penn Medicine Leads $45 Million NIH-Supported Trial to Study Testosterone Therapy in Older Men

... Philadelphia, Pa. -- Penn Medicine will lead a new national $45 million clinical trial to test whether testosterone therapy can favorably affect certain conditions affecting older men. Low serum testosterone may contribute to a number of... Read more »
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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 »

Nandrolone Decanoate/Testosterone/Oxandrin

Posted by ktp2008
...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 »

testosterone

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does a low testosterone level ever become a factor in HIV infection? I am an above 50 male with below testosterone levels and alot of strange symtoms. Read more »