When you come to the office we will run some specific laboratory tests to assess your Testosterone levels ( Total, Free, and DH Testosterone). If you are found to be deficient then we will discuss your options for treatment; ., AndroGel, HCG, Clomid, Testosterone Cypionate. We will teach you how to self-inject with an appropriate amount of a proprietary blend of two types of testosterone. Dr. Eugene Shippen, a founding physicians in the area of modern testosterone replacement therapies, has shown us that small needles can be used to deliver our testosterone product making the procedure nearly painless. It is also convenient since you will not have to come to the office but instead provide safe and effective treatment in the privacy of your home. Consider the yearly cost of this injectable form of testosterone being less than $ compared to over $2, for gels and creams .
In men, low testosterone levels in the body can be supplemented by hormone replacement with testosterone. Testosterone replacement therapy can be prescribed as an intramuscular injection usually given on a biweekly basis; as a patch or gel placed on the skin, or as putty that is applied to the gums of the mouth. Each of the treatments has its risks and benefits. The decision as to which form of testosterone to use depends upon the clinical situation. Discussions between the patient and health care professional often helps decide which medication to use.
In the United States there are currently no preparations that are FDA approved for testosterone replacement for women.