October 19, 2018

Testosterone levels and factors affecting it

Ask The Doctor > Questions & Answers > Testosterone levels and factors affecting it

Patient: Does masturbation/ejaculation reduce testosterone levels, which in turn reduces muscle growth and repain.

Symptoms: High libido

Doctor: Masturbation or ejaculation doesn’t affect testosterone levels. Infact, testosterone level is important to get th e mood or initiation to masturbation, sex etc.,. So do remember sex and overall health, work on the principle ‘use or lose’!


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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