Without treatment, low testosterone can have many unpleasant symptoms,
ranging from: fatigue, depression, changes in the body composition(muscle
atrophies and fat increases), lack of libido, increased risk of heart attacks, and
The following are some of the most common Testosterone replacement therapies:
The pros: they dissolve evenly, releasing testosterone
consistently without the highs and lows of injections.
The cons: an incision has to be made, under which the pellets are placed.
The pros: highly effective method of delivery and very cost
The cons: painful. Can create highs and lows as you get a surge of
testosterone which then can fall quite a bit before your next injection.
The pros: Easy to use, can be effective, and not painful nor do any
incisions need to be made
The cons: you can transfer testosterone accidently to other people via skin to
skin contact. Very minor threat compared to the rest.
Testosterone gels: Very similar to the pros and cons of testosterone