The Mens Health Investigation Network

Statins Lower Testosteorne

Do Statins Lower Testosterone?

Statins are a class of drugs used to lower cholesterol.  Though they may help with cardiovascular health, there is growing evidence that statins reduce testosterone.

Read the following articles to learn more

Statins May Lower Testosterone, Libido WebMD

http://www.webmd.comFri, 16 Apr 2010 16:32:24 GMT

Statin therapy prescribed to lower cholesterol also appears to lower testosterone, according to a new study that evaluated nearly 3500 men who had erectile dysfunction or ED.

Statins linked to low testosterone Health Revelations

http://healthrevelations.comThu, 13 May 2010 01:00:53 GMT

Looks like those statin drugs lower a lot more than just cholesterol levelsa new study finds that men who take these meds face shrinking testosterone levels, too.

Can statins impair sexual functioning in men? | Dr Briffas Blog A

http://www.drbriffa.comThu, 15 Nov 2012 19:00:31 GMT

This study is interesting, but it is epidemiological in nature, which means that it can conclude that statins are associated with low testosterone and symptoms, but not that statins are causing these problems. To know whether 

This site is not affiliated with any
newspaper publication.
Content sponsored by

Watch This Video:


Contact Us:

Please email:
info (at) consumerhealthpanel (dot) org