FDA Alert: Testosterone Products: Drug Safety Communication – FDA Cautions About Using Testosterone Products for Low Testosterone Due to Aging; Requires Labeling Change to Inform of Possible Increa…

Source: www.drugs.com

“Testosterone is FDA-approved as replacement therapy only for men who have low testosterone levels due to disorders of the testicles, pituitary gland, orbrain that cause hypogonadism,” but comes with the higher risk of heart attacks and stroke. Should testosterone therapy be given to med who’s low testosterone is simply due to aging? Is it worth the risk?

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