Selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) may be effective for treating male infertility, according to a recent systematic review and meta-analysis published in Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy. SERMs are compounds that exhibit tissue-selective estrogen receptor agonist and antagonist activity. Clomiphene citrate and tamoxifen are two agents commonly used for the off-label management of male infertility. To…
Investigators using a bone-seeking radiopharmaceutical show for the first time that atherosclerosis in penile arteries is associated with an increased risk of erectile dysfunction.
Reports include chest pain, severe headaches, prolonged erections after taking Rhino products.
Higher risk for premature birth, low birth weight, low Apgar score seen with older paternal age.
Nine donations were confirmed positive; 6 of these had travelled to ZIKV-active areas.
Spermatogenesis often occurs away from tumor; findings may aid fertility planning, sperm retrieval.
Drop in ZIKV RNA shedding in semen seen within 3 months after illness onset but can persist longer.
Low sperm counts linked to hypogonadism, higher BMI, hypertension, dyslipidemia, metabolic syndrome
Dimethandrolone undecanoate lowers testosterone; well tolerated, mild effects of weight gain, lower HDL
No worse sexual or urinary function, but incidence of urethral stricture higher than swimmers/runners.