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Importance of Testosterone

  • Testosterone is a hormone that has a unique effect on a man's total body and psychology. It is produced in the testes and in the adrenal glands, and is to males what estrogen is to females. Testosterone helps build protein and is essential for normal sexual functions, including enabling erections. It also affects many metabolic activities such as production of blood cells in bone marrow, bone formation, lipid (fat) metabolism, carbohydrate metabolism, liver function and prostate gland growth.

 

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