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49 y/o male, anyone treat secondary hypogonadism with clomid? Results good or not and what were sides if any?
Male.E2 tripled after 2mth Clomid 25mg\d, now over upper limit.TotalT increased 50% from 200ng\dl.What can explain the high E2 result?What to test?
My friend has taken 2 weeks of Clomid 10mg/7days, 20mg for 7 days. he is 21 year old male. How long before Clomid is undetectable in his urine?
Raises Testosterone: Clomiphene works essentially the same way in both women/men; in women, it binds to receptors in the brain (hypothalamus and the pituitary gland) to increase the production of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) & luteinizing hormone (LH). These hormones act on the ovarian follicles to induce egg development &ovulation. In men, the increase in FSH leads to increase itestosterone & sperm. ...Read more
Not approved: To the best of my knowledge, Clomid is not FDA approved or recommended for use in men. Side effects can include testicular tumors and breast enlargement. Some practitioners do prescribe it 'off label' for men. A more comprehensive list of possible side effects can be located in the package insert of the original Rx. ...Read more
Male.Estradiol 66pg/ml after 2 months Clomid 25mg/day.Estradiol was 24pg/ml before.What explains the increase?Total T went from 199 to 337 ng/dl. Why?
Clomid: stimulates the pituitary gland in the brain to produce more sex hormones. In men, clomid stimulates LH (luteinizing hormone) which prompts Leydig cells in the testes to produce more testosterone which can convert to estrogen, so it would not be unexpected to see a rise in both of those hormones. This improves fertility. Clomid works similarly in women promoting ovulation and fertility as well. ...Read more
As a male, how can I get rid of all the pressure that is on me since my wife is on Clomid and I need to deliver or no baby?
Relax: Clomid is no guarantee that she will produce healthy eggs or that you would be the only weak point if things don't go well. If you had your counts done & have a reasonable supply of swimmers, you both have better chances of success but many couples do everything right & it takes years and or other assisted technology to get the job done.As many of 1/3 conceptions do not attach before they shed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
26y/o male w/Low T (Total 193 last lab). Given Clomid 25mg every other day. When will it kick in? A bit scared of potential side effects.
You should: Clomid a fertility drug used in female to produce LT In men LT stimulates to produce testosterone , its elevation in return stop producing LT ( negative feed back ) FDA did not approve for this purpose . It is misused as performance enhancer . Your levels of 193 is normal level ( low normal ) Speak to your doctor or see an endocrinologist ...Read more
I'm a 41 yr old healthy male. I am considering taking Clomid to boost my Testosterone is this better than testosterone injections?
Yes, you may, but...: First, decide if you really need boosting testosterone level by a clinical comprehensive assessment + physical exam, especially on testes + timely testing T-level with LH with.without FSA at least. Second, select one of three options among doing nothing, T-injection or T-gel, and Clomid. So, ask doc timely so to deduce right Dx for right Rx & care. ...Read more
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