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 has not been approved for treating age-related 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 involved nearly 800 older men with low testosterone and symptoms associated with this ailment, for example http://tinyurl.com/zj86oxg
physical and sexual dysfunction. Since the heart health of the men was monitored, the research is expected to shed more light on the safety of testosterone therapy.
Studies have shown that testosterone deficiency is associated with a number of important health issues for example diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and bone fractures Men who meet medical standards for treatment should get therapy. In fact, your testosterone levels have likely been slowly declining for some time, a decline that usually begins around age 30.
No clear lower limit of testosterone has been established; however 15 ng per dL (0.5 nmol per L) usually 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 scenarios and absent or markedly reduced
orgasms. Because of studies like this, supplemented with anecdotal evidence, many women have been started on testosterone treatment. Most women can expect to spend one third of their lives in the postmenopausal stage. Depression, anger, moodiness, insomnia, and lack of well-being are common criticisms of postmenopausal women.