The Endocrine Society now issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosterone treatment in healthy girls. Although the FDA approved testosterone therapy for the treatment of diseases involving the testes, pituitary and hypothalamus, it hasn’t been approved for treating age-associated decrease 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 included nearly 800 older men with low testosterone and symptoms associated with this affliction, for example http://tinyurl.com/dy2gf6h physical and sexual dysfunction. The research is expected to shed more light on the security of testosterone treatment, since the men’s heart health was carefully monitored.
Research has shown that testosterone deficiency is related to a number of significant health problems such as metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes, and bone fractures Men who meet medical standards for treatment should get therapy. In reality, your testosterone levels have likely been slowly falling for some time, a decline that usually begins around age 30.
No clear lower limit of testosterone has been confirmed; however 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 like this, supplemented with anecdotal evidence, many girls are started on testosterone therapy. Most women can expect to spend one third of their lives in the postmenopausal stage. Depression, rage, moodiness, insomnia, and lack of well being are common criticisms of postmenopausal women.