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  • I have symptoms, and I'm worried it might be low testosterone.
  • I have low testosterone, and this is a follow-up visit.
  • I have low testosterone, and I'm sick or having problems.

I have symptoms, and I'm worried it might be low testosterone.

What to Ask Your Doctor

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson, MD on January 19, 2020

  1. Could my symptoms be caused by low testosterone levels?
  2. Is there a test for low testosterone? How is it done?
  3. What causes low testosterone levels?
  4. Are there treatments for low testosterone?
  5. Are there any side effects of treatments?
  6. Does testosterone normally decline with age?
  7. Should I be tested for other problems with similar symptoms?

I have low testosterone, and this is a follow-up visit.

What to Ask Your Doctor

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson, MD on January 19, 2020

  1. What is my current testosterone level? What's normal?
  2. Will I need additional tests to find the cause?
  3. Should I consider testosterone replacement?
  4. What are the side effects or complications of testosterone replacement?
  5. With testosterone replacement, how long will it take for my symptoms to improve?

I have low testosterone, and I'm sick or having problems.

What to Ask Your Doctor

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson, MD on January 19, 2020

  1. Are my testosterone levels still too low? Should I change the dose?
  2. Could my symptoms be caused by my testosterone treatments?
  3. Are my problems caused by something other than low testosterone?
  4. Should I have additional tests done to rule out other problems?
  5. Can some of my problems be treated with other medications?