Large-scale randomized, controlled trials are needed to determine the true risks and benefits of testosterone therapy in older men, the Endocrine Society said.
The FDA said it is investigating the risk of stroke, heart attack, and death in men taking FDA-approved testosterone products.
A recently published study found that a small percentage of men who seek infertility treatment are potentially hurting their ability to have children by taking testosterone supplements.
Although testosterone use has increased significantly among older men in the past decade, many patients appear to have normal testosterone levels and do not meet the clinical guidelines for treatment, according to new research.
Researchers say they have linked high testosterone levels in men to a poor immune response to an influenza vaccine.
Older men with midrange testosterone levels tend to live longer compared with men who have low or high levels, Australian researchers say.
A new study has found that testosterone replacement doesn’t worsen lower urinary tract symptoms related to an enlarged prostate. In fact, many men saw their symptoms improve, apparently with little effect on their prostate gland.
Testosterone replacement therapy displays long-term safety, efficacy in post-radical prostatectomy men
Having a positive attitude regarding active surveillance for patients with low-risk prostate cancer does not correlate with the likelihood that radiation oncologists and urologists will recommend it in lieu of treatment.