The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosterone therapy in healthy girls. Although the FDA approved testosterone therapy for the treatment of diseases affecting 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 security of testosterone. The study included roughly 800 older men with low testosterone and symptoms related to this condition, including http://tinyurl.com/guccrce
physical and sexual dysfunction. The research is anticipated to shed more light on the security of testosterone treatment since the heart health of the men was carefully monitored
Research has shown that testosterone deficiency is associated with a number of important health issues like obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and bone fractures Men who meet medical standards for treatment should get therapy. Actually, your testosterone levels have probably been slowly falling for some time, a downfall that generally starts around age 30.
No clear lower limit of testosterone has been established; nonetheless 15 ng per dL (0.5 nmol per L) typically is used. One study 38 found that girls 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 decreased orgasms. As a result of studies such as this, supplemented with anecdotal evidence, many girls have been started on testosterone treatment. Most women can expect to spend one third of their lives in the postmenopausal period. Depression, rage, moodiness, insomnia, and lack of well-being are common complaints of postmenopausal women.