The high cost of GnRH analogues is often a significant factor. Two pellets should be inserted for every 25 mg of parenteral testosterone needed weekly. VTE occurs more frequently in the first year of treatment with estrogens. Neurobiol Dis ; If you stop taking testosterone, fat may redistribute towards its original pattern, and muscle mass may gradually decrease. North Am. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.
After puberty, the skeleton is fixed in shape and size.
Studies exist looking at dose-response with regard to virilization once testosterone is initiated. The body begins to burn old adipose tissue in the waist, shoulders, and back, making those areas smaller. Archived from the original on January 28,
Estrogens may increase the risk of gallbladder diseaseespecially in older and obese people.