6 patient evaluations for Testosterone with a side effects rating of Mild

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Oct 18, 2018 (Started Feb 21, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for hypogonadism)
  • Side effects
    Mild (increased estrogen)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.62 % Daily
Advice & Tips: estrogen conversion is at max 50 need to cut back yto half pump a day.. of one full every other day.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 11, 2018 (Started Feb 21, 2018)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for hypogonadism)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (increased estrogen)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1.62 % Daily
Advice & Tips: dont give them your phone number if your not hugging anyone try half the dose on the underside of your arms dont overdo it youll get estrogen conversion really easy
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 28, 2015 (Started Feb 24, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for low testosterone)
  • Side effects
    Mild (skin tenderness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 20.25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Application is problematic because either the patient has to do self application or a second person has to put on gloves to prevent hormone exposure that causes male secondary sex characteristics regardless of the person's gender. This is also a problem if you have skin to skin contact with a second person and any moisture allows the gel to transfer to them. Libido has improved, but not fully returned.

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Jun 8, 2011 (Started Apr 07, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Improve flexibility/strength)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for multiple sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for lack of motivation)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg/24 hours Daily
Advice & Tips: Kept falling off, used the self sticking medical tape over top... much easier to use shots every 2 weeks
Cost: < $25 monthly

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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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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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Aug 20, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (skin rash)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 10 Daily
Advice & Tips: The pump is preferred since it is easier to use.
Side effects: skin rash

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