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What can you tell me about testosterone cypionate injections?

What can you tell me about testosterone cypionate injections?

Testosterone: Testosterone should only be used in men with low testosterone levels. Injections are the least expensive and over time you will know how frequently - 7 to 25 days interval - you will take your injections. Additionally you will have to have lab tests looking for side effects of testosterone every 3-6 months. If you also have diabetes the testosterone will help you control it better. ...Read more

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

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

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. ...Read more

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How often should testosterone cypionate be injected?

About once every...: For adult men, give 250 mg IM once every 4 weeks. But, make sure to have serum testosterone tested before the first dose and next dose so to monitor its blood level in correlation with clinical picture & decide/titrate to your personal need. Remember all exogenous testosterone supplement will suppress sperm production. ...Read more

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Can the use of testosterone cypionate cause your bilirubin levels to elevate?

Can the use of testosterone cypionate cause your bilirubin levels to elevate?

Yes: Cholestatic jaundice is one of the possible side effects to testosterone, as well as liver dysfunction. This can cause high bilirubin levels, though there will likely be other liver tests that are abnormal in addition to the bilirubin. ...Read more

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Will testosterone cypionate build muscle?

Will testosterone cypionate build muscle?

Yes, if . . .: If your testosterone level is low, then you take enough testosterone cypionate to normalize it, then eat healthy & exercise regularly, it can help you build muscle. But not w/o risk. Besides, eating healthy & exercising regularly, will also help build muscle. But if you take testosterone w/o eating right or exercising, then it will not build muscle while you're lounging in recliner. ...Read more

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How well does testosterone cypionate build muscle?

How well does testosterone cypionate build muscle?

Very well!!!: Testosterone cypionate is very effective at building muscle assuming 1) adequate dose/level 2) adequate nutrition 3) exercise 4) previously low level. If you take a shot and then sit back in your recliner, you won't build muscle. But if you get "enough" (as documented by lab tests), combined w/good nutrition (enough protein) and regular exercise, your body should respond by building muscle. ...Read more

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Will testosterone cypionate injections make your penis bigger?

Will testosterone cypionate injections make your penis bigger?

Anatomy: Nope. It may make your testicles smaller and some men do report that they feel that their penis is smaller. One does not take this treatment unless it is medically indicated.\ i know of no valid reports that testosterone replacement causes a penis to enlarge. ...Read more

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