Why might a man need Testosterone Replacement Therapy?
A man might need Testosterone Replacement Therapy if he has symptoms of low testosterone and low testosterone levels. It is important to know that testosterone levels do not have to be completely abnormal. In fact, they can still be within low normal ranges and the patient benefit from Testosterone Replacement Therapy if he has symptoms.

Men who use testosterone replacement patches, gels, or tablets must wash their hands after putting on the medicine. That’s because testosterone can get on other people’s skin. It can cause harmful side effects, especially in children. Patches and gels must be put on skin that is covered by clothes. This can help keep testosterone from getting on other people.

Men who have testosterone replacement therapy need regular exams and blood tests to check testosterone levels and look for any side effects

Are there side effects to Testosterone Replacement Therapy in men?

Patient undergoing Testosterone Replacement Therapy with testosterone can experience:

  1. High amounts of red blood cells
  2. Body changes that sometimes happen in the pre-teen and teen years, such as: Acne, Breast enlargement
  3. Aggressive behavior: This is more common in boys and teens who have androgen replacement than in adult men who have the treatment.
  4. Signs of estrogen excess such as:  Hot flashes, Nipple Sensitivity

Response time are variable depending on the type of testosterone replacement therapy but improvement in the symptoms of low testosterone is typically reported within several weeks of initiation of testosterone replacement therapy

What can I expect after starting testosterone replacement therapy?


The effects of testosterone replacement therapy include:

  • Increases in libido: In men treated with testosterone, normalization of the serum testosterone concentration typically results in a marked improvement in these symptoms.
  • Increase muscle strength and Decreased fat mass:  Testosterone replacement also leads to substantial improvements in muscle strength and fat-free mass in suffering from Low Testosterone
  • Increase bone density: The increase in bone density averaged 39 percent in the first year of testosterone replacement and eventually reached and was maintained in the normal range.

Response time are variable depending on the type of testosterone replacement therapy but improvement in the symptoms of low testosterone is typically reported within several weeks of initiation of testosterone replacement therapy . 

How is Testosterone Replacement Therapy given?
There are several different forms. Testosterone can be given in an injection (shot), patch, gel, or tablet you put on your gums
 

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