Example: After calling and asking these clinics about what is included in the price of hormone treatment, many of the responses would be “it would depend on what the doctor recommends.” We have seen that some of these clinics only prescribe 1/3 of a cc of testosterone per week or every other week without the other necessary medications needed to optimize your levels. When you ask these clinics if they prescribe those medications, the answer is usually “it depends on whether the doctor recommends it.”
These medications are essential to the therapy. Without the use of them it is almost a sure guarantee, while on hormone therapy, that your body will stop producing its own natural male hormone, causing the LH to shut down. It is also a fact that the testicles will begin to shrink if proper medication is not taken. If an estrogen blocker is not taken, your estrogen levels will begin to rise. The problem with high estrogen in men is the ultimate loss of most, if not all of their libido. Read More.