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FDA Warnings about Testosterone Supplements

Recently the FDA revised their wording on Testosterone Supplement labels to include higher risks including heart attack, personality changes and infertility. The FDA in their news statement warned that “Abuse of testosterone, usually at doses higher than those typically prescribed and usually in conjunction with other AAS, (Anabolic Steroids) is associated with serious safety risks […]

More Great Results Supporting the Benefits of Testosterone Therapy

  A significant reduction in fat mass Increases in lean body mass Improvements in fasting blood glucose Improvements in insulin sensitivity Reductions in total cholesterol and triglyceride levels   These are just a sample of the clinically significant effects noted from a recent meta-analysis of over 5000 males age 60 or older on Testosterone therapy. […]

VA Database Study Adds Big Benefits to Testosterone Therapy in Men

In August, 2015, Dr. Rajat Barua and colleagues, along with the Veterans Administration released data on over 83,000 male Veterans documented with low-Testosterone, all age 50 or above. The men were divided into three groups: Group 1: Those who were treated to the point where their total testosterone levels returned to “normal.” Group 2: Those […]

FDA Claims and Endocrinologists’ Rebuttal

Bio-Identical Testosterone Replacement Therapy offers many quality of life benefits including more energy, enhanced sex drive and increased lean body mass for both men and women. In March the FDA caused an alert, cautioning the public that the benefits and safety of testosterone medications, prescribed for age-related low testosterone, have not been established. Despite not […]