No Heart Risk From Testosterone Therapy (webmd)

Posted by in Uncategorized

Testosterone therapy doesn’t seem to increase a man’s risk of heart attack or stroke, a pair of new studies suggests. “Testosterone therapy in any form — gel, pills or injections — does not appear to cause adverse cardiovascular effects,” said Dr. Pawan Patel, lead author of one of the studies and an academic physician at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. The studies are to be presented next week at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual meeting, in San Diego. Research presented at medical meetings is typically viewed as preliminary until…read more