Low T Centers continue to pop up in the US while studies noting the increased risk of heart attack continue to be published. A recent study done by Consolidated Research in LA noted that the risk of heart attack for men taking testosterone doubles in the 90 days following the start of treatment.
The Food and Drug Administration is trying to decide whether taking hormone supplements, which promise to battle that natural decline, is safe.
More than 2.3 million American men used testosterone gels, patches, pellets and injections last year—twice the number as in 2008. Some experts say these men may be increasing their chances of having a heart attack.
The first trial in West Virginia state court over allegations that Takeda Pharmaceutical’s widely prescribed diabetes drug, Actos causes bladder cancer began this week. This is the eighth case to go to trial where a plaintiff claims the blockbuster diabetes drug caused their bladder cancer.