Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces Trade Name FIRMAGON(R) (degarelix for injection) for Advanced Prostate Cancer Treatment
... levels of testosterone.(1,2) Suppression of testosterone
to castrate levels occurred significantly faster ... group achieved a 90 percent decrease in median testosterone
levels compared with the leuprolide group, which experienced a 65 percent increase in median testosterone
levels, a statistically significant result. ...
Hormonal Therapies Offer Effective Solutions for Many Adult Women With Acne
... estrogen component decreases the production of testosterone
and other androgens by the ovaries and decreases the amount of active testosterone
in the body.
Some progestins may actually mimic the activity of testosterone
on the oil gland and thereby worsen acne. ...
Watson Pharmaceuticals Receives a Complete Response Letter for Its 24-Week Formulation of TRELSTAR(R) (triptorelin pamoate) NDA from US FDA
... and to continuously suppress the production of testosterone
in men with advanced prostate cancer for 24 ... triptorelin, which suppresses the production of testosterone
in the testicles. Prostatic cancer proliferation ... causes an initial transient increase in testosterone
levels and may initiate or worsen symptoms during ...
'Comparative Effectiveness' Research Addresses Options for Treating Prostate Cancer
... Dr. Randolph Says Bioidentical testosterone
Can Promote Prostate Health
"There is a common misconception that lower testosterone
levels mean a lower risk of prostate cancer. Men ... prostate cancer when they are young and their testosterone
levels are at a lifetime peak. On the contrary, ...
New Study Shows Daily Sex Can Increase Sperm Count
... in diagnosing hormone level deficiencies. Low testosterone
levels (the hormone of desire and pleasure) can be safely treated with bioidentical testosterone
replacement. "In addition to boosting a ... by Harvard Medical School indicate that keeping testosterone
levels at a healthy-high level can reduce a man's ...
Prostate screening studies reviewed in European Urology July issue
... articles addressing the relationship between testosterone
and the risk of prostate cancer development. ... studies addressing the long-term effect of testosterone
treatment are needed to either refute or ... the available literature strongly suggests that testosterone
treatment neither increases the risk of prostate ...
Blood-Sugar Spikes Send Testosterone Levels Down
... blood sugar can cut a man's level of circulating testosterone
by about a quarter, new research shows.
The finding might help doctors decide to test for testosterone
levels while patients are fasting, the ... spike in blood sugar levels. They then had their testosterone
The researchers found that, ...
Men with Low Testosterone See Multiple Doctors Before Being Diagnosed; Many Dissatisfied with Current Treatment Options
... -- About 63 percent of men who suffered from low testosterone
saw two or more doctors before the condition was ... 9 percent of men are currently being treated with testosterone
replacement therapy. The condition takes a ... lives. Among men polled, 97 percent said low testosterone
had a somewhat or very negative impact on the ...
Low T Specialist, reNEW MAN Promotes National Network of Doctors
... Too commonly men are not checked for low testosterone
levels and instead are prescribed medications ... and other male hormone deficiencies such as low testosterone
Atlanta, GA ... related male hormone deficiencies, including low testosterone
symptoms. The reNEW MAN program:
- is the ...
KLRI Releases 3rd Annual Report On Year's Top Longevity Research Findings
... necessary to track the effect of supplemental testosterone
on a variety of age-related markers. While both ... either a low dose of estrogen or supplemental testosterone
The Longevity Dividend. The ... menopausal transition (KEEPS) and the impact of testosterone
on aging men (TEAMM), KLRI conducted a number of ...
FDA Orders Label Warning for Testosterone Gels
... effects if they come into contact with topical testosterone
gels used by some American men, and the U.S. Food ... FDA to address an insufficient or total lack of testosterone
production among men.
Men typically rub the ... women.
There's more on testosterone
replacement therapy at the U.S. Food and Drug ...
Testosterone Undecanoate Achieves and Maintains Normal Testosterone Levels in Hypogonadal Men With Five Injections Per Year, New Data Show
... hypogonadism who were treated for 21 months with testosterone
undecanoate (NEBIDO(R) -- 750 mg) injection, a long-acting testosterone
replacement therapy in development in the U.S. ... of hypogonadism. Results showed that average testosterone
levels were maintained within the normal range ...
Male Hormone Treatment Provider Announces Family Doctor Alert
... start to decrease. Stemming primarily from low testosterone
the shift in male hormones becomes noticeable ... 4 out of 5 men have a less than optimal level of testosterone
and could be potentially diagnosed with ... difference that andropause focuses on having low testosterone
levels where a women's menopause focuses on low ...
European Researchers Call for New Doping Standards
... in hormone activity, researchers contend.
and other hormones that increase testosterone
levels are among the illegal ... affects metabolism, including the rate at which testosterone
is passed out of the body into the urine.
Male Hormone Replacement Company Renewman.com Critical of MLB for Testosterone Abuse Publicity
... testing positive for banned substances including testosterone
and HGH (human growth hormone) may have on men ... or under suspicion of using substances such as testosterone
supplements and human growth hormone (HGH). re ... of MLB baseball players being linked to testosterone
and HGH, two critical components incorporated for ...
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Announces Immediate Availability of Degarelix for the Treatment of Advanced Prostate Cancer
... Drug Provides Rapid and Sustained Suppression of testosterone
PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- ... group achieved a 90 percent decrease in median testosterone
levels at Day 3 of treatment, compared with the ... which experienced a 65 percent increase in median testosterone
levels. By Day 3, 96 percent of degarelix ...
Women's Testosterone Patch May Not Work
... MONDAY, March 2 (HealthDay News) -- A new testosterone
patch designed to boost a woman's sex drive may ... is some evidence that low levels of circulating testosterone
may be linked to a decline in sex drive after ... patch may not work, that key clinical trials on testosterone
patches involved highly selective groups of ....
Male fertility expert Marvin Meistrich elected AAAS Fellow
... and finally sperm, with the male hormone testosterone
crucially involved all along.
A major, ... discovery by Meistrich and colleagues implicates testosterone
in the inability of surviving stem cells to ... the developing sperm cells.
"So we suppressed testosterone
until spermatocytes formed, then restored it to ...
Male Hormone Replacement Therapy Optimism for 2009
... replacement therapy, including self administered testosterone
and HGH (human growth hormone) treatments. The ... andropause treatment options to men with low testosterone
levels. This is accomplished through medical ... network of doctors dedicated to treating low testosterone
and andropause symptoms . re NEW MAN treatment ...
Federal Trade Commission Files Complaint Against Par Pharmaceutical Over Court-Approved AndroGel(R) Litigation Settlement
... for a generic version of Solvay's AndroGel(R) 1% testosterone
Under the terms of the 2006 ... settlement, Par is permitted to begin marketing testosterone
gel 1% in August 2015 -- five years prior to the ...
Par was the second ANDA filer for testosterone
gel 1% and therefore not eligible for 180 days of ...
In High-Stakes Stock Trading, Finger Length Matters
... Study finds testosterone
exposure in womb creates long ring finger, ... the authors note, indicates greater exposure to testosterone
in the womb, which in turn gives what they call ... and cognition. He zeroed in specifically on testosterone
because the relatively few female traders on the ...
Indevus Pharmaceuticals Announces Definitive Merger Agreement With Endo Pharmaceuticals
NEBIDO is a long-acting depot preparation of testosterone
undecanoate under development for the treatment ... NEBIDO is expected to be the first long-acting testosterone
preparation available in the U.S. in the growing market for testosterone
replacement therapies. Indevus acquired U.S. ...
New Initiative Urges Women to Address Men's Health this New Year
... of treatable medical conditions such as low testosterone
help make a big impact in the health of ... help
women have a productive dialogue about low testosterone
with the men in their
About the ... December 4-8, 2008.
About Low testosterone
It is estimated that hypogonadism, also ...
Male Menopause Treatment Provider, ReNEW MAN, Increases Online Presence
... replacement. Four to five million men have low testosterone
levels, which causes fatigue, irritability, ... dysfunction, and other symptoms. ReNEW MAN's testosterone
treatment helps mitigate these symptoms by ... options, including:
- Male Hormone Therapy
- Human Growth Hormone (HGH) ...
New recommendations by scientific societies about late-onset hypogonadism
... by typical symptoms and a deficiency in serum testosterone
Late-onset hypogonadism (LOH) is ... percentage of men over age 60 have serum testosterone
levels that are below the lower limits of young ... studies show short-term beneficial effects of testosterone
in older men that are similar to those in younger ...
Prostate cancer drug reduces testosterone levels in as little as 3 days
... who took degarelix for prostate cancer saw their testosterone
levels fall dramatically as early as three days ... are most widely used cause an initial rise in testosterone
- the hormone we are trying to reduce - when the ... of the trial the study participants had a median testosterone
level of 3.93 ng/mL. The aim was to reduce this ...
Study shows testosterone improves sexual well-being in post-menopausal women
... participated in the study, the first to show that testosterone
administered by a skin patch can boost sex drive ... women.
Previous studies have shown testosterone
treatment for low libido is beneficial for women ... estrogen therapy. However, this study shows testosterone
by itself could be a good alternative for women ...
Testosterone Patch Restores Libido in Postmenopausal Women
... flagging libidos, but a new study suggests that a testosterone
patch may significantly improve the number of ... is the first study to show that when used alone, testosterone
administered by a skin patch significantly ... Gamble Pharmaceuticals, the manufacturer of the testosterone
Hormone Normalization Shows Encouraging Effects In Documented Clinically Deficient Men/Women
... of Miami - Miller School of Medicine to examine testosterone
and/or human growth hormone normalization in ... released encouraging findings from their study on testosterone
and growth hormone normalization for documented ... for clinically documented hormone deficiencies, testosterone
and/or growth hormone. They were compared with ...
Testosterone key to disease transmission
... High levels of testosterone
may be a key factor in spreading disease among ... super-spreaders of disease.
"We know that testosterone
makes males more susceptible to disease," said ... Penn State, investigated the effects of increased testosterone
on mice behavior.
"Our plan was to raise ...
Indevus Pharmaceuticals Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2008 Financial Results
... leader in many countries around the world for testosterone
The injection-related cough issue is one ... is expected to be the first long-acting testosterone
available in the U.S. in the growing market for testosterone
therapies. Indevus acquired U.S. ...
Pregnancy may help protect against bladder cancer
... cancer has focused on male hormones such as testosterone
and their capability of boosting the cancer ... cancer risk. The team demonstrated a link between testosterone
and the ability of new tissue to form new blood ... showed that male mice with a normal amount of testosterone
have less of a protein known as thrombospondin-1 ...
Studies Support Testosterone Supplements for Older Men
... TUESDAY, June 17 (HealthDay News) -- Low testosterone
levels put men at high risk for cardiovascular disease, diabetes and early death, but testosterone
replacement therapy may help better the odds, ... to new studies.
Some experts believe that low testosterone
levels, which become more common with age, are ...
ED an Indicator of Men's Health
... -- Erectile dysfunction could be an indicator of testosterone
deficiency and the metabolic syndrome, a set of ... are intertwined, and a common denominator is testosterone
The research, conducted by ... men with erectile dysfunction be evaluated for testosterone
deficiency and any underlying signs of the ...
Androgen Production Continues in Prostate Cancer Tumors
... Growths are able to maintain significant testosterone
levels despite therapy, study finds
Mostaghel and colleagues found that testosterone
levels in metastatic prostate tumors (cancer ... needed to make the proteins that produce testosterone
and other androgen hormones.
"We not only ...
How advanced prostate cancer becomes resistant to androgen-deprivation therapy
... therapy. That is, the suppression of circulating testosterone
the hormone that fuels prostate-cancer growth ... Hutchinson Center.
The researchers found that testosterone
levels were four times higher in metastatic ... the presence of genetic pathways that control testosterone
production. The researchers indeed found within ...
Gamma Labs to Boost Testosterone At World Series of Poker In Las Vegas
... West Babylon's
Gamma Labs, maker of the boosting testosterone
pill, to participate as a
2008 World Series of ... Gamma Labs will highlight their newly released testosterone
product, Gamma-O Plus Pomegranate, as an ... Executive Officer of Gamma Labs. "Unlike some testosterone
Gamma-O does more than develop muscles ...
Men With Low Testosterone Not Receiving Treatment
... May 27 (HealthDay News) -- Many men with low testosterone
levels don't receive treatment, even though they ... were prescribed treatment. Treatments included: testosterone
gel (one patient); testosterone
patch (three ...
Many men with low testosterone levels do not receive treatment
... in the article. Although prescriptions for testosterone
therapy for aging men have increased in recent ... symptomatic and untreated, and 11 were prescribed testosterone
treatment. Men were using the following: testosterone
Tip sheet for the Annals of Internal Medicine, April 15, 2008, issue
... 1. testosterone
Spray Improves Sexual Satisfaction Slightly in ... with self-reported low libido and low serum free testosterone
levels to a group that received one of three different doses of a testosterone
spray or placebo daily for 16 weeks found that ...