Testosterone, also called male sex hormone, is an androgenic hormone secreted by the testicles, which is essential for the proper functioning of the prostate gland and other male reproductive organs in men. In both male and female humans, testosterone also plays an important role in male sexual development, including the formation of secondary sexual characteristics like increased bone mass and muscle mass, the enhancement of secondary sexual characteristics like increased muscle mass and increased libido, and the production of sperm. It is this function of testosterone in both sexes that makes testosterone an important and effective weapon in fighting aging.
The reason why testosterone levels decrease as we grow older is because as our bodies slow down, the level of testosterone that your body produces in response to the stimulation of your testicles declines. This reduction in testosterone level may be due to the age-related decline in your body’s ability to produce it. Another cause of lower testosterone level may be the reduced production of testosterone by your pituitary gland.
Men can suffer from the effects of low testosterone production in their bodies. The effects of this are often referred to as ‘Low Testosterone Syndrome’. Low testosterone may also result in symptoms similar to those of menopause in women. Many men have reported experiencing depression or mood swings. Some even have reported having sexual problems such as erectile dysfunction, low libido, or inability to sustain an erection when having intercourse.
Because of its effects on male reproductive functions, testosterone is often used to treat the effects of aging in men. One common ingredient in many men’s testosterone supplements is called Lutethanethanol, which is a derivative of ethyl alcohol. Other common ingredients that men use in their testosterone supplements include Bifidus Pulchellus, Luteinizing Hormone, Tribulus Terrestris, Coadrochlorothine, Nandestimol, and Epimedium.
While testosterone treatment may not cure men of their testosterone deficiency altogether, it does help increase testosterone production in men who cannot produce enough testosterone from their testosterone-producing cells. It may also improve symptoms of male aging.
The results of testosterone treatment depend greatly on the type of testosterone, the man is taking, because each type of testosterone has different effects on the body. A doctor will usually perform tests to determine what the best dose is to start with.
For example, the first test for determining the right testosterone dosage is to take a blood test that measures the testosterone in a person’s blood after taking a testosterone booster. The amount of testosterone that is absorbed into the bloodstream depends on the amount of testosterone that is absorbed.
If the level of testosterone taken is too much, the body’s system will absorb only a small amount of the hormone, causing the body to excrete the rest as urine. However, if the amount of testosterone is too little, the body will produce too little and no urine will be excreted.
In addition, when testosterone treatment is being given to men, it is important that the doctor monitor their testosterone levels for any possible negative side effects, such as bone loss, depression, or mood swings. The doctor may also perform tests to ensure that a patient is getting a consistent dosage of testosterone.
Once testosterone therapy has been begun, testosterone levels should increase gradually over time. However, some patients may need more testosterone in their bloodstream than other patients, especially if they are taking oral medications to treat their testosterone deficiencies or if they are having surgery to remove a prostate gland.
Some people are discouraged from taking testosterone supplements if they are overweight, because it can slow down the metabolic process and result in them gaining weight. Therefore, testosterone levels are always checked by the doctor before prescribing the testosterone in order to avoid putting a man on a course of testosterone therapy.
In summary, testosterone therapy helps men maintain energy and help them deal with stress. It also helps men deal with symptoms of male aging.