Category: Abdulmaged Traish

Prostate drug makes erectile dysfunction worse

Futurity News Abdulmaged Traish, School of Medicine Men who use the drug finasteride to treat an enlarged prostate may experience serious side effects, including worsening erectile dysfunction and decreased testosterone levels leading to hypogonadism, a condition in which there is little to no production of sex hormones… Expert quote: “Since sexual function is considered an […]

Five Years of Testosterone Ameliorates Metabolic Syndrome in Hypogonadal Men

Medscape Abdulmaged Traish, School of Medicine A new observational study following men with hypogonadism taking testosterone for 5 years — the longest treatment duration to date — showed improvements in lipids, blood pressure, and blood glucose levels, thereby ameliorating a number of components of the metabolic syndrome… Expert quote: “Men with hypogonadism, or testosterone deficiency, […]