Does testosterone have an effect on the heart?

Seems so. There have been a number of studies over the past couple of years that show that cardiovascular events (heart attacks) are higher in men who are on replacement testosterone.
Probably. I researched this and found conflicting information. There was a conference on this subject in 2005 published in the journal of the american college of cardiology which concluded that, "serious side effects may result from the use of [testosterone], including cardiac hypertrophy, myocyte necrosis, myocarditis, fibrosis, coronary thrombosis, and sudden death (even at recommended dosing) (2- 3).".

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Is there any way you can raise testosterone without risks of heart attack or stroke?

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Here are some ... Yes, surging T-level is related with faster heart rate but widely varies among men. If this concern belongs to you, one needs to question why you need T-supplement. If clinically correlated with lab test, still not be advised to use T-supplement which will suppress your sperm production, instead, use Clomiphene. Furthermore, more studies have suggested T-supplement is not related with higher CV... Read more...

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