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Compounded Testosterone

From No Uterus - No Ovaries - Yes HRT - Surgical Menopause

My gyn just added compounded testosterone to go along with vivelle dot. It is 1mg/0.1ml cream in preloaded syringes. I am to apply 2mg/0.2ml to inner thigh every morning. Is this too much? I'm not sure. I definitely DO NOT want to grow a beard. Any advice? My levels in March before Hyst were: Total, (Inside) 12.3 ng/dL 14-76 Free, (Outside) 0.5 pg/mL 0.0-4.2

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By Seablue
2mg is a bit high to start. The amount you're putting on isn't much but what they did was compound...

By Lookin4Light
Thank you, Kim. It just seems like a really high dose. I believe I will start low. Thanks again.

By Kim M
:wave: I am not good at the technical aspect of the doses, but I was using .25ml a year after my...

By Lookin4Light
My gyn just added compounded testosterone to go along with vivelle dot. It is 1mg/0.1ml cream in...

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