27 patient evaluations for Testosterone

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May 12, 2011 (Started Feb 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for HRT)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Very worth while
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 18, 2010 (Started Feb 18, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for HRT)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Injection in the butt is somewhat painful. But the pain goes away after a couple of days. This has helped with sex drive and motivation. Also in general it has helped to reduce depression. I assume it should help with general health but I am unsure of that as yet.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Mar 8, 2011 (Started Sep 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for no strength to lift self from floor)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg/2.5 g Daily
Advice & Tips: if you knowingly don't care if you give away money this is costly in auto purchase Testum helps
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Sep 1, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for low testosterone levels)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Improve flexibility/strength)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (lipodystrophy (lipoatrophy or loss of fatty tissue), bladder inflammation, decrease in fat padding, spider veins on legs)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: NOTE: this is PLANT based (not synthetic), therefore doesn't have the side effect of cancer with prolonged usage evidentally. High Impact: has risen my quality of life tremendously (I'm not strong, but I am able to do basic activities now without effort or injury now. Benefits-unexpected: increased energy and libido Disadvantages-unexpected: 1) has effected my body fat padding - I'm very bony because the fat tissue has deflated. It can be uncomfortable, as my body is more vulnerable to injury/discomfort due to such. 2) had alot of bladder inflamation 6 months after starting the initial dosage of 1mg. 3) must exercise to see the effectiveness; without exercise, body changes the testosterone and become more estrogen dominate it seems. 4) spider veins have appeared on legs (noticed about a year after taking) NOTE: the benefits have been greater than the disadvantages!
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: bladder inflammation, decrease in fat padding, spider veins on legs

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Aug 2, 2010 (Started Jun 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for low testosterone)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg/24 hr Weekly
Advice & Tips: acne, headaches stronger and facial hair..
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 20, 2010 (Started Jun 21, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for low testosterone)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg/24 hr Weekly
Advice & Tips: It's been an impact I have NO kind of desire.....Due to the fatigue
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jul 1, 2010 (Started Feb 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg/24 hours Daily

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May 1, 2010 (Started Jan 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Every Other Week
Advice & Tips: Prescribed to me to combat fatigue and low libido... (not working yet) Plan on starting the gym soon to take advantage of the side effects
Cost: < $25 monthly

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May 1, 2010 (Started Oct 23, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 g Weekly

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Feb 15, 2010 (Started Aug 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for low testosterone levels)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for cardiac health)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for poor libido)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Feb 6, 2010 (Started Jun 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Daily
Advice & Tips: I had no side effects and it help with my fatgue
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 10, 2009 (Started Jun 03, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fatigue)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Daily
Advice & Tips: Rembering to keep on a schedule with it.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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Feb 1, 2010 (Started May 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jun 6, 2009 (Started May 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 g Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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