The Endocrine Society now issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the usage of testosterone therapy in healthy girls. Although the FDA approved testosterone therapy for the treatment of ailments involving the testes, pituitary and hypothalamus, it hasn't been approved for treating age-associated declines in testosterone levels. The U.S. National Institute on Aging is also expected to release the results of research on the safety of testosterone. The study involved about 800 elderly men with low testosterone and symptoms associated with this condition, such http://tinyurl.com/hoqq96f
as physical and sexual dysfunction. Since the men's heart health was monitored, the research is expected to shed more light on the safety of testosterone treatment.
Studies have shown that testosterone deficiency is associated with a number of important health issues such as obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and bone fractures Men who meet medical criteria for treatment should get therapy. Actually, your testosterone levels have likely been slowly falling
for some time, a downfall that usually begins around age 30.
No clear lower limit of testosterone has been confirmed; nonetheless 15 ng per dL (0.5 nmol per L) typically is used. One study 38 found that women with 0 to 10 ng per dL (0 to 0.3 nmol per L) had noticeably decreased sexual desire in all situations and absent or markedly reduced climaxes. Because of studies in this way, supplemented with anecdotal evidence, many girls have been started on testosterone therapy. Most girls can expect to spend one third of their lives in the postmenopausal stage
. Depression, rage, moodiness, insomnia, and lack of well being are common complaints of postmenopausal women.