A 33-year-old male asked:
Does testosterone therapy(gel) works in "adjunction" with body's normally produced testosterone? or, does it stop and replace the normal testosterone?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Urology 63 years experience
Your own TEST stops: With shots, gels, creams, patches of Testosterone your own testicular testosterone will come to a temporary stand still. Depending on how long it is depressed your testes can start up again. After 2-3 years they may not respond well again. This is one reason for not taking T as a youngster . In the older male. 50. Plus it will not make as much difference . T at any age needs careful attentio
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Last updated Jun 9, 2015
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