Do long-acting opioids lower testosterone?
From Clinician Neurology News. March, 2012.
Andrea Rubenstein, MD, of the Kaiser Permanente Medical Group in Santa Rosa, California, discusses the results of her study on low testosterone levels in men on opioid medication at the 2012 annual meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. See also the related story in Clinical Neurology News,
“Long-acting opioids may trigger hypogonadism