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I want to try clomid or HCG to help my HPTA axis out, but I cannot convince any doctor to allow me to try one of those.

My LH and FSH are low, IGF-1 is low, ACTH is low, SHBG is low, and I suspect low nitric oxide hormone.

Endocrine here is saying that the HCG/Clomid would be just for fertility enhancement, but I want to improve my pituitary functioning so that I don't have so many issues with low pituitary-based hormones and testicular atrophy.

Is it reasonable to take testosterone with HCG or Clomid to help if my pituitary gland hormones are deficient?


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replied June 16th, 2019
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
No,its not reasonable. Follow instructions of your endocrinologist.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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