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Posted 30 Oct 2012 by • 5 answers
... medication that costs less
Posted 9 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
It is reassuring to hear that transdermal T gels (Androgel, Testogel and Testim) can significantly improve sexual function. Specifically, I would like some feedback on the effect of these transdermal testosterone gels on the following aspects of sexual function: 1) Rigidity of erection upon sexual ...
Posted 9 May 2016 by • 0 answers
... have gotten employee-based insurance, they give me a hard time when my testosterone (first shots, then Testim, then Androgel) every year. They deny the first prior authorizations every year and throw some ridiculous reasons in my face. Last year, I had to wait up to 6 weeks for my medicine to ...
Posted 2 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
I am 74 years old and have been using testim successfully for several years to counteract hypogonadism. Although my hypertension was reasonably well controlled, I developed CKD a consequence, i think, of years of untreated sleep apnoea. Over the past 12months my serum creatinine started to rise and ...
Posted 3 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
I've just been prescribed to use 1 tube of Testim per day due to low testosterone levels. I'm just wondering if drinking alcohol has any side affects while using Testim?
Posted 27 Sep 2012 by • 6 answers
I had complained to my doctor about loss of sex drive and weak erections... he checked the usual suspects via bloodwork and my test came back with a 192 value on testosterone... (300 to 1000 considered normal). He prescribed me 50mg(1 tube of testim daily). After 90 days, I visted him and said the ...
Posted 9 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
i everybody . i was on androgel for like 16 months it worked great in the beginning then started struggling with absorption , shower , pool etc I asked my doctor to switch me to Axiron 3 pumps a day wich is high dosage i started having pain in my prostate i think im on it for like 4 weeks no ...
Posted 22 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
i had a sexual partner that used it as a lubricant on his penis. i am very concerned because of the information i just read about testim
Posted 25 Jun 2012 by • 2 answers
I'm 69 and Testim (5mg) was just recently prescribed for low testosterin. How long should I expect to have to take this ointment before I see some increase in libido and recover from ED? Currently finished my 2nd week! It is unbelievably expensive so the timeframe for continuing without ...
Posted 13 Jul 2012 by • 1 answer
Instructions state to apply Testim in the morning. However, when reading several forums some users indicate the smell is not entirely pleasant. I am new to it and only on my 3rd day. I have a quick routine to get out the door each morning and don't want to add another thing to do or slow me ...
Posted 21 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
!!! Bp is up
Posted 20 Nov 2012 by • 1 answer
Why not the abdomen?
Posted 18 Mar 2014 by • 3 answers
does anyone know anything about these lawsuits from people dyeing from taking testosterone treatments. I see them everyday on tv. and it has me scared to do the treatment.. thanks for any help..kevin jones
Posted 27 Oct 2012 by • 1 answer
I have 30 testim 1gm tubes left to use up. I'm thinking of keeping them in my gym locker and the Androgel pump at home, using one or the other each day. Any problem with mixing and matching? I'm thinking the tube allow for controlled amounts applied each day, but the pump is more subject ...
Posted 28 Jun 2013 by • 1 answer
Currently I am on Androgel. I have been on Androgel, max. dosage, for 10 months. Next week I will switch to Testim for insurance purposes. I've been waking up at night short of breath/gasping for air. I already have mild sleep apnea to begin with, and I assume the Androgel has made it worse. ...
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