Q: I just turned 67. Stint operatioon after "widowmaker" attack -- 99% blockage. I exercise, eat VERY well -- healthy for 15 years but very bad diet through my 50's. Can I get testerone help?
I read "Male Menopause" and believe the theories and related studies. My doctor says I am "Normal" -- 165 reading. I believe that is NOT OK, even if it's "normal" for 67. I believe that PROPER testosterone treatment will make me healthier AND improve my heart function as well. I am in great shape -- blood workups, x-rays, physical tests all state I am in great shape, but I WANT BETTER. I take Plavix, 81 Mg coated aspirin, Lovastatin, Metropolol, and Enalapril at the lowest dosages daily even after the year since my drug-occluded stint was implanted. I want to get off these medicines as my goal. I want more physical strength AND more physical endurance to exercise rigorously to get in better physical and mental condition. Can you help me convince a regular MD to let me take testosterone? Most are soooo behind the times. I do not intend to be a Mark McGuire type idiot. That's all the doctors I talk to think I will do. I want to take it to bring my level up to about 800, where it SHOULD be.
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