The Endocrine Society now issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) advising against the use of testosterone treatment in healthy girls. Although the FDA approved testosterone therapy for the treatment of diseases involving the testes, pituitary and hypothalamus, it has not been approved for treating age-related declines 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 included about 800 elderly men with low testosterone and symptoms associated with this ailment, for example http://tinyurl.com/jdmk5rh
sexual and physical dysfunction. The research is anticipated to shed more light on the security of testosterone treatment since the heart health of the men was carefully monitored.
Studies have shown that testosterone deficiency is associated with a number of significant health problems like diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome, and bone fractures Guys who meet medical criteria for treatment should receive therapy. In fact, your testosterone levels have likely been slowly declining for quite some time, a decline that usually starts around age 30.
No clear lower limit of testosterone was established; nonetheless 15 ng per dL (0.5 nmol per L) usually is used. One study 38 found that women with 0 to 10 ng per dL (0 to 0.3 nmol per L) had noticeably decreased sexual desire in all situations and absent or markedly reduced orgasms. As a result of studies such as this, supplemented with anecdotal
evidence, many women have been started on testosterone therapy. Most girls can expect to spend one third of their lives in the postmenopausal stage. Depression, rage, moodiness, insomnia, and lack of well being are common criticisms of postmenopausal women.