What is Testosterone Replacement Therapy?
Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) is a medical treatment for men that restores low testosterone levels back to their normal range. Testosterone is a hormone that helps develop male reproductive tissues and maintain secondary sexual characteristics, including muscle bulk, body and facial hair patterns, and bone density. Doctors typically recommend this therapy when the body cannot produce sufficient testosterone on its own.
Why is Testosterone Replacement Therapy Needed?
Testosterone replacement therapy is recommended for men who display serious symptoms of testosterone deficiency. By replenishing testosterone, this treatment can enhance one’s libido, sperm production, energy level, mood, as well as muscle strength and bone density.
What is Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome?
Testosterone deficiency syndrome, also known as hypogonadism, is a condition characterised by insufficient production of testosterone in men. It can occur due to factors such as ageing or certain medical conditions such as type 2 diabetes, obesity, infections and autoimmune disease.
What are the Symptoms of Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome?
Common signs and symptoms of testosterone deficiency syndrome include:
What are the Different Types of Testosterone Replacement Therapy in Singapore?
There are several types of testosterone replacement therapy available in Singapore. These include:
Your doctor will advise you on the method that is best suited for your needs; as well as the instructions, dosage and frequency of use.
At Dr Tan Medical Center, we offer a range of TRT treatment options in Singapore. If you are experiencing symptoms of testosterone deficiency, reach out to our men’s health clinic at 6513 0359 today.
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