Injury by Testosterone Replacement Therapy -- Columbus, OH
Testosterone is a hormone created by the human body. It is typically associated with men, although women produce testosterone at lower levels, as well. It is responsible for several things, including maintaining your red blood cell levels, muscle bulk, sexual function, and bone growth. It can also be responsible for changes in your mood or energy level, changes in your strength and / or body mass, as well as change in fat distribution.
Symptoms of low testosterone, or “Low T,” can include depression, fatigue, decreased strength, decreased bone density, a decreased libido, and loss of body hair. A person, usually male, who is diagnosed with low testosterone treated with prescription testosterone replacement therapy. This therapy can be given through gels, patches, and injections.
In some individuals, treatment with prescription testosterone replacement therapy may have serious side effects, including or not limited to, heart attacks, stroke, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis, other serious blood clots, or a sudden death while taking testosterone, you may be entitled to financial compensation.
If you are in need of a testosterone replacement therapy lawyer, contact Robert D. Erney for a free consultation by filling out our online contact form or calling our office at (614) 258 – 6100.