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WHAT TO DO
If you're experiencing any of the above symptoms,
see your GP. They'll ask about your work and
personal life, to see if your symptoms may be caused
by a mental health issue, such as stress or anxiety.
If stress or anxiety are affecting you, you may
benefit from medication or a talking therapy, such
as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). Exercise
and relaxation can also help.
DO I NEED HRT?
Your GP may also order a blood test to measure your
testosterone levels. If the results suggest you have a
testosterone deficiency, you may be referred to an
endocrinologist (a specialist in hormone problems).
If the specialist confirms this diagnosis, you may
be offered testosterone replacement to correct
the hormone deficiency, which should relieve your
symptoms. This treatment may be either:
tablets
patches
gels
implants
injections
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