AndroForte 5 is bioequivalent to Testogel (branded as Androgel in the USA)

It’s official – AndroForte 5 testosteone cream (Lawley Pharmaceuticals, Australia) is bioequivalent with Testogel (also branded as Androgel in the USA). The medical paper published in January 2016 in the prestigious medical journal Andrology showed the two products  achieved essentially… Continue reading »

Female sexual dysfunction is getting the attention that it deserves with the release of the new FDA Guidelines

  Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is a complicated issue because it’s caused by a combination of physical, psychological, and social issues — from stress to guilt about sex to hormonal imbalance. It’s very hard to say that dysfunction is caused… Continue reading »

Scrotal Testosterone Break-through.

Scrotal testosterone – the next generation  In March this year the peer-reviewed journal Andrology published Pharmacokinetics of testosterone cream applied to scrotal skin.  This world-first study demonstrated that the hormone testosterone applied scrotally achieves up to eight times the absorption… Continue reading »

Testosterone Therapy Shown to Have Protective Effects

Recent studies have shown that testosterone has a protective effect in men with low testosterone levels.  Even for men who have few or no symptoms of low testosterone, replacement may be essential to prevent certain conditions such as prostate cancer.… Continue reading »

Check Your Balls Feedback

Some of our regular readers will be aware of our campaign in Australia Check Your Balls to raise awareness for Klinefelter’s Syndrome.  We recently received the following feedback; “MY 25year old nephew was at a urinal at BNE (Brisbane airport)… Continue reading »

Testosterone Improves Sexual Function in Older Men

A recently published trial has shown that testosterone replacement in older men can improve sexual function. (Effects of Tesotosterone Ttreatment in Older Men, Snyder PJ et al. N Engl J Med. 2016) 790 men, aged over 65 years old… Continue reading »

Is Addyi the New Female Viagra?

There is no doubt that there is a need for a female version of ‘Viagra’ with one in 10 women in the US lacking sexual desire to an extent that it impacts their quality of life.  With this in mind… Continue reading »

International Workshop on Klinefelter Syndrome

Some readers will be familiar with our campaign www.checkyourballs.com.au which aims  to increase the diagnosis rate and awareness of Klinefelter Syndrome.  It is estimated that there are 13,000 men in Australia alone who are undiagnosed, and for some of these… Continue reading »

5 Testosterone for Women Myths Busted

Myth 1 – Only Men Need Testosterone. Many women are surprised to learn than their bodies produce testosterone just like men.  The difference being that women make about 5 to 10%  of the quantity. This means that it does not… Continue reading »

Female Sex Drive in the Spotlight

The female sex drive was a topic for discussion after Australia’s favourite science show Catalyst aired a feature on the subject in late 2015. Host Jonica Newby delved into the science behind why women seem to lose their sex drive… Continue reading »

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