For women, this sex hormone plays a key role in the sensitivity to sex.  From a behavioral standpoint, women are more affected by a decrease in testosterone levels.

In women, testosterone primarily defines the development and maintenance of female sex characteristics. The levels of testosterone vary in women according to their age. After the onset of puberty, the level of testosterone is nearly70 ng/dL and drops down to 40ng/dL after menopause. However, the normal level of testosterone increases four times during pregnancy. A reduction in the natural secretion affects sexual health adversely.

Symptoms of Low Testosterone in Women

Clinical studies point out that a woman's sexual health is greatly affected by low testosterone levels. The hormone level is directly linked to a woman’s libido. However significant testosterone is to a woman's sexual health, it is nonetheless essential to other physical manifestations of her overall well-being. Other symptoms that are associated with low testosterone levels in women include:

  • Fatigue
  • Definite loss of muscle strength and mass
  • Accumulation of fat, especially around the abdomen
  • Depression
  • Increased risk of osteoporosis and related bone deterioration
  • Increased risk of cardiovascular disease
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Lack of interest in sexual activity
  • Painful sexual intercourse
  • Sudden absence of menstruation
  • Hot flashes
  • Anxiety
  • Irregular periods
  • Mood swing
  • Hair loss
  • Sore breast
  • Trouble sleeping

Take the Deficiency Test:

  • Is your enthusiasm for romance and being intimate at an all-time low?
  • Are you experiencing hot flashes and/or night sweats?
  • Are you having problems falling asleep, or staying asleep, or both?
  • Do you feel physically and mentally exhausted without justification?
  • Do you become mildly depressed with no specific reason or cause?
  • Are you frequently more irritable than usual, or do you cry much more easily than before?
  • Are you experiencing vaginal dryness with enough frequency to cause you discomfort or distress?
  • Are you having anxiety or feeling heart discomfort with palpitations?
  • Are you experiencing reduced muscular and physical strength without having changed your normal activity level?
  • Are you experiencing inexplicable joint and muscular pain?

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