Men 65 years of age and older who received 1 year of testosterone therapy reported better mood and fewer depressive symptoms.
Researchers found 512 incident and 478 recurrent fibroid cases in patients with high testosterone and high estradiol.
There is too little evidence to continue prescribing testosterone therapy to female patients.
Chemicals found in many household products may reduce androgen levels in both sexes.
Testosterone levels were lower after sleep loss than after more appropriate rest intervals, with the effect of restricted sleep especially apparent between 2 pm and 10 pm.
Fortesta is a topical gel formulation of the androgen testosterone, indicated as replacement therapy in men for conditions associated with a deficiency or absence of the endogenous hormone.
Consistent symptoms and signs of androgen deficiency and unequivocally low serum testosterone levels must be present before a diagnosis is made.
Deficiency can lead to sexual dysfunction and osteoporosis. Here are approaches to diagnosis and some factors to consider before treating.