What You Must Know About Testosterone Theraphy

Men with low testosterone have problem with self confidence especially on sexual orientation.
As a man growing old, our hormon will decreased and our energy also become lower.
Testosterone therapy has been used by most men who have this problem. Not only men, woman also facing problem of testosterone problem.  Before we discuss about testosterone therapy, let’s look at the symptoms of low testosterone .

Symptoms of Low Testosterone

Do you know that symptoms of low testosterone? It is important to know before it become worst.

1) Low Sex Drive (Libido)
2) Erectile Dysfunction
3) Fatigue and Poor Energy Level
4) Decreased Muscle Mass
5) Body and Facial Hair Loss
6) Difficulty Concentrating
7) Depression
8) Irritability
9) Low Sense of Well-Being

If you found some of the symptoms, it need to be clarified by your doctor whether you get the low testosterone.

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Testosterone Therapy

Testosterone therapy is not make you younger again. No, many people have been traped that using this therapy make you look 20 again. That’s not true , but testosterone therapy has many positive benefits especially for men over 40s.

Testosterone therapy is safe and effective to increase testosterone level, but it need to be support with the right foods and vitamins too.

Testosterone Injection

The popular method of testosterone therapy  is Testosterone Injections. After being inject into your muscles, your body slowly absorbs the testosterone into the bloodstream. Your doctor will consult the right way to use it.It could control your symptoms but will not cure your condition.

The injection is typically in the gluteal muscles in the buttock and the injection site would be in your thigh muscles. If you not confident to do by yourself, get the injection by professional or those who have certificate. You must know the dose of testosterone as it depends  on the amount of testosterone in your blood.

The other treatment option is using patches or gels applies to the skin daily.The gel usually apply on the shoulder, arm or abdomen. It need to be used after showering to stop it washing off too soon.

There’s also capsules that being given. You need to swallowed it on a daily basis.


Is Testosterone Therapy Safe

Like others medication, testosterone therapy can cause some side effect too but you need to consult with your doctor. Most men using testosterone therapy are usually monitored as the therapy could promote other disease too.

Old man using Testosterone Injection

You need to consult with your doctor if you get the symptoms :-
1) Acne
2) Breast Enlargement
3) Hoarseness
4) Deepening of Voice
5) Tiredness
6) Weight Gain
7) Difficult to sleep

It is dangerous if you :-
1) Feel pain on your leg
2) Shortness of breath
3) Nausea or vomiting
4) Swelling of the hands, feet, ankles or lower legs

As a conclusion, don’t try testosterone therapy without any knowledge. Learn and find qualified person as it could effect on your health for long term.

Reference :-

Medline Pluss





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