Water Retention Caused by Testosterone May Have Nothing to Do with...

I get a lot of emails from men on testosterone replacement therapy (and/or HCG) that feel they have water retention (some with ankle swelling)...

Role of E2 in Men and Its Management

Check your estradiol (sensitive) blood levels cheaply: DiscountedLabs.com By Nelson Vergel, BsChE, MBA Testosterone is the precursor hormone for estradiol. Estradiol is a hormone more abundant...

Top Mistakes Men Make When Using Testosterone Replacement Therapy

I have heard of so many mistakes being made by people taking testosterone replacement therapy. Some mistakes seriously impacted their quality of life, or...

Interview with Dr. Michael Scally About Optimizing Testosterone Therapy- Part 1

Interview with Dr. Michael Scally About Optimizing Testosterone Therapy- Part 1     Nelson Vergel (NV): Dr. Michael Scally is a well-known expert on men’s health in...

Diagnosis and Management of Hypogonadism (Low Testosterone)

ExcelMale.com Quick Guide: Diagnosis and Management of Hypogonadism DIAGNOSIS OF HYPOGONADISM: Symptoms and signs suggestive of testosterone deficiency in men: A. More specific symptoms and signs • Incomplete...

Most Informative Articles on Testosterone, ED, Trimix, HCG and More on...

  Most Informative Articles on Testosterone, ED, Trimix, HCG and More on ExcelMale.com Affordable Lab Tests- No prescription Required- Most US Cities How to Use ExcelMale.com For...

How to Manage Increased Blood Thickness (Hematocrit) Caused by Testosterone Replacement...

Testosterone Replacement Therapy and Polycythemia By Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A. Polycythemia is an excessive production of red blood cells. With polycythemia the blood becomes very viscous...

ED Drugs Troches and Capsules- Recommendations

Compounded PDE-5 Inhibitor Compounded Formulations (Empower Pharmacy) by Dosage Form: I. Buccal Troche Definition: Troches are small lozenges that dissolve between the cheek and gum over...

How to Decrease SHBG and Increase Free Testosterone

As shown in the figure above, about 2 percent of the testosterone in the body is active. This “free testosterone” is not attached to...

Monitoring Your Blood Tests While on Testosterone

Before undergoing testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), it's vital to obtain a number of blood tests. The main blood tests to measure are total and...

Recent Posts

Nelsons Top Ten TRT Commandments

Nelson Vergel’s Top 10 Testosterone Replacement Commandments (Video)

Nelson Vergel's Top 10 Testosterone Replacement Commandments (Video) Nelson Vergel, author of Testosterone: A Man's Guide (Amazon.com) and founder of ExcelMale.com and DiscountedLabs.com, talks about...
Depositphotos 149805654 m 2015

How much protein can the body use in a single meal for muscle-building?

How much protein can the body use in a single meal for muscle-building? Implications for daily protein distribution   A long-running debate concerns whether there is...
Depositphotos 162348910 m 2015

How to Convert mmol/L to mg/dl or pg/mL (or viceversa) of Different Hormones

Since we have members on this site that live outside the United States (where we use mg, pg, etc instead of mmol,micromoles, etc), we...
Depositphotos 53454423 m 2015

Video: Interview with Dr. Rand McClain About Testosterone and More

Dr. McClain earned his medical doctorate at Western University and completed his internship at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine Residency...
Depositphotos 138210650 m 2015

Effect of DHT on Prostate and Sexual Function: Review of Studies

Benefits associated with lowered serum DHT levels after 5α-reductase inhibitor (5AR-I) therapy in men have contributed to a misconception that circulating DHT levels are...