Do women need testosterone? Yes. Women need testosterone just as much as men. We all know that testosterone is a libido hormone. Once we’ve lost our libidos, sometimes we’re not inclined to get it back because we don’t know that we’re even missing it. But most people that come to see us would love to have their sex drive back.
Now, the primary difference between men and women is that men require a much larger dose of testosterone. I want to give you some other thoughts about testosterone. *It builds lean body mass. It makes your bones stronger. It allows you to have additional energy because it builds up your red blood cells, hemoglobin, and hematocrit.
*You’ll also notice that it protects against amyloid plaque formation in the brain so helps reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s. It gives you energy. It gives you vitality. All of these advantages of testosterone come with for both men and women.