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Testosterone injections and their side effects

Testosterone injections and their side effects

Almost all men with age begin to experience problems with the lack of men’s hormones. The fact that the organism cannot itself provide testosterone at a sufficient level and eventually androgen deficiency occurs. To help the body which cannot cope…
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Testosterone is a sexual hormone in males, but it is present in limited quantities in fair sex representatives too. The quantity of this androgen (the general name for steroid male sex hormones) in the organism has a decisive impact on the proper forming and maturity of the fertility.

This biologically active substance makes a man from the boy by changing his voice, increasing sweating and hair growth, participating in metabolic processes, also increase sexual activity, control mass of the body, increase stamina and help to normalize blood sugar. It is important to be aware that testosterone is present in females. On representatives of the fair half of mankind it is responsible for the stable working of the sebaceous glands and the good status of the bone marrow.

In men, the normal rate of testosterone is 11-33 nmol/ L.

With heightened levels of the androgen could be observed purulent rash on the face, irritability and excessive sexual activity, too intense hairiness, aggressiveness and tendency to depression and so on. Lowered testosterone results in the lack of hairiness on the face or body, weakening of muscles, intensified sweating, fat deposits, breast growth, reduced sexual desire, dyspnea, flushing (sudden reddening of the face, accompanied by a feeling of heat) etc.

In females, the normal rate of testosterone is 0.24 3.8 mg /dL.

Too high index of the androgen results in heightened hairiness, acne lesions, arrhythmias of menstruation, acquisition shapes inherent for the male figure, and so on. Lowered index, in its turn, results in weakened libido, frigidity, reduced physical vigor and muscle mass, low resistance to stress, lethargy, apathy and so on. In addition, appear problems with fertility.

Lowered levels of this biologically active agent can be observed in sick with Down syndrome, renal failure, obesity, lack of function of sexual glands, chronic prostatitis. In ladies, such decrease may occur during a low carbs diet, and also practice of vegetarianism.

High levels of this androgen must only be inside the muscles, but not in blood. In the blood the androgen rate must be normal in order to avoid causing negative consequences.

To bring back to normal indicators of this androgen use planned by a professional dietician nutrition regimen, healthy habits and sound sleep.

In complex cases would be required intake of special medication. This healing should be based on the results of laboratory tests and not on subjective assessment of the health status by the sick basing on visible signs.