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what are possible effects with long term usage of testosterone cypionate?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Benefits vs Risks: Benefits: more muscle, less fat, stronger bones, brighter mood, clearer thinking, harder erection, greater sex drive, etc. Risks: change in mood for worse ('roid rage), oily skin/acne, hair loss, difficulty voiding (enlarged prostate), nipple pain, male breast (gynecomastia), too much blood (polycythemia), drop in HDL (good) cholesterol, increase blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, infertility.
Answered on Apr 20, 2015
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Dr. Roscoe Nelson
27 years experience Urology
Testicular atrophy: If you keep your levels normal and not really high you can minimize side effects. Side effects can be elevated red cell counts, testicular atrophy and possibly pain, prostate growth among others for more: www.Peedoc.Com @thepeedoc.
Answered on Sep 29, 2019

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Dr. Victor Bonuel
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One dose of: Testosterone won't cause stunted penile growth. Hope u achieve ur desired length.Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/men/guide/is-my-penis-too-small.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
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Here are some...: Generally speaking, a 29-y-o man does rarely need T-supplement. Before starting T-use, medical necessity has to be properly established through detail ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Feldman
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Unlikely: It is unlikely that one dose of testosterone would do very much either positive or negative. The more important question is: should you be taking it ... Read More
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