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What treatment would i get for opioid induced low testosterone / hypogonadism? 34 - male - canada

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Opioid induced supression of testosterone is common. You will need to be placed on a testosterone supplement (like androgel, testoplex, fortesta). Your levels will have to be checked again in about 3-4 months.

Answered Mar 26, 2013

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Dr. Shira Miller answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Hcg or Clomiphene citrate may work. And wean off opiates.

Answered Jun 24, 2014

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