|Male Reproductive system||Low testosterone symptoms|
|Effect of testosterone in men||Low testosterone-Erectile dysfunction|
|Low Testosterone level -causes||Testosterone -Sperm Production|
Symptoms of Low Testosterone Level
Depending upon age and other health conditions, the range of normal testosterone level varies widely. The standard range of total testosterone is 241-847 ng/dl. The normal range of free testosterone varies from 1.6% - 2.9%. Most of the men experience symptoms of low testosterone if their total testosterone is below 400 ng/dl and free testosterone below 2%.
The symptoms of low testosterone show up slowly. For this reason many of them neglect the symptoms of low testosterone. If the low testosterone level continues for a long time, it affects brain, muscles, libido, stamina etc.
The symptoms of low testosterone are as follows.
Obesity and protrusion of belly.
Loss of muscle mass.
Depression, mental fogginess, irritability.
Loss of concentration.
Loss of energy and stamina.
Decrease in facial and pubic hair.
Lack of sensitivity (numbness) in genital area.
Reduced volume of semen.
Atrophy of penile muscles.
Low testosterone may also lead to heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimers and osteoporosis.