A 25-year-old male asked:
i just started testosterone injections because my testosterone was pretty low and iv been having really bad depression and anxiety for years how long till i notice the testosterone injection helping the depression and anxiety i just got my 2nd inject?
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Dr. Donald Colantino answered
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Psychiatrist: While being treated for testosterone deficiency you should also be treated for depression and chronic anxiety. It's a mistake to try to tough it out as constant depression and anxiety will result in physical symptoms as well. Improvement in testosterone will help, but get a referral to a psychiatrist. A combination of cognitive therapy and, at least, temporary medication will probably be recommen
Answered on Dec 31, 2019
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