What is Low Testosterone?
Some men have low levels of testosterone, a sex hormone that is key during puberty, and helps maintain vitality throughout life. Low testosterone is also called hypogonadism, or low-T.
A man’s testosterone level decreases naturally with age, but if it is excessive, it can cause unwanted symptoms that have a negative impact on your life.
Symptoms of Low Testosterone
- Low sex drive, fewer erections.
- Lower energy.
- Increase in body fat.
- Anemia (low iron).
- Loss of calcium from bone.
Treatments for Low Testosterone
Hormone replacement therapy and other treatments exist to boost testosterone levels.
If You Have These Symptoms
If you are experiencing symptoms, talk to your healthcare provider. Contact us to talk to our experienced urologists, who can help answer your questions.