STATES CHRONICLE – The Food and Drug Administration is warning people concerning testosterone treatments. This together with other types of steroids proved to be very dangerous. Treatments containing these substances can cause an increase in the number of heart attacks. Another disadvantage brought by the intake of testosterone pills is personality swings or even infertility. FDA has declared that people are always abusing the consumption of these pills, not being aware of the risks.
FDA’s spokesperson has argued that the warning issued by them will determine prescribers to pay attention to the frequent use of testosterone and its alarming side effects. Some people are treating reactions like heart attacks or infertility as being one in a million cases. This irresponsible approach could harm a lot of people only because nobody prevents them from overusing such medication.
The anabolic androgenic steroid addiction is the cause of many cases of mental illnesses. Some of the most dangerous adverse results are a stroke, heart failure, depression, heart attack, aggression, hostility, male infertility and liver affections. If these are consumed in high doses than effects like irritability, fatigue, decreased libido, loss of appetite and insomnia could occur.
FDA has argued that this is not the first time they warn pharmaceutical companies and users of the effects of these meds. FDA officials firmly believe that testosterone treatments should no longer be over-promoted. They also ought to stop commercializing other products categorized as a good replacement for testosterone meds.
The medical staff has the approval of treating men that suffer from those side effects only if they were diagnosed with a low level of testosterone. The FDA did not support the idea that testosterone treatments should be used as an obstacle for aging. Unfortunately, this whole idea of remaining young has already developed into a large industry, of almost $ 2 billion.
There are millions of male who are eager to use these kinds of treatments, clinging to their last hope for youth. They use this substance in different forms, like gels, injections or pills. The National Institute on Drug Abuse asserted that many bodybuilder and athletes use these treatments to boost their performance or enhance their image, getting a better physical appearance.
Most likely, many of these men are not even aware that the abuse of anabolic steroids could lead to baldness or shrinking testicles.
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