She is committed to helping patients who struggle with the symptoms of hormonal change and imbalance explore their treatment options and develop effective strategies to optimize wellness. Still, men may hesitate to try TRT for a variety of reasons. Perhaps they conflate testosterone replacement with anabolic steroids—a common misconception that prevents many men from getting the help they need.
However, men who use these testosterone-enhancing products are unknowingly putting themselves at risk for health problems that extend well beyond the effects of low testosterone. But, outside of these prescribed medications, there are no products or supplements that have been proven to increase testosterone levels in the blood, even if a lot of them are sold as ‘testosterone boosters’. Often added to testosterone supplements, stinging nettle root extract is believed to contribute to increased testosterone levels.