Testosterone naturally decreases as men age, but when it dips too low it can result in other issues. Fortunately, there is an easy way to help improve low testosterone (low T) symptoms through hormone replacement pellet insertion offered by certified BioTE® Medical providers.
There are essentially two causes of low T: primary hypogonadism and secondary hypogonadism. Primary hypogonadism occurs when the testicles are injured and have not descended, or if one suffers from Klinefelter syndrome. Secondary hypogonadism is from pituitary disorders, medications, elevated blood sugar, and aging. Some of the signs of low T in men include low mood, decreased sex drive, and physical weakness.
There are several different low T symptoms, and indicators of low T are not always obvious. Here are some common symptoms of testosterone deficiency:
If a patient is experiencing low T symptoms, it is important to contact a certified BioTE provider, who can identify the cause. Pellet therapy is an easy way to help correct low T and may help with other unseen risks of low testosterone.