Carnitine versus androgen administration in the treatment of sexual dysfunction, depressed mood, and fatigue associated with male aging.

@article{Cavallini2004CarnitineVA,
  title={Carnitine versus androgen administration in the treatment of sexual dysfunction, depressed mood, and fatigue associated with male aging.},
  author={Gabriella Cavallini and Stefano Caracciolo and Giovanni Vitali and Fabio Modenini and Giulio Biagiotti},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={641-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To To compare testosterone undecanoate versus propionyl-L-carnitine plus acetyl-L-carnitine and placebo in the treatment of male aging symptoms. METHODS A total of 120 patients were randomized into three groups. The mean patient age was 66 years (range 60 to 74). Group 1 was given testosterone undecanoate 160 mg/day, the second group was given propionyl-L-carnitine 2 g/day plus acetyl-L-carnitine 2 g/day. The third group was given a placebo (starch). Drugs and placebo were given… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Use of carnitine herapy in selected cases of male factor infertility: a double lind cross over trial

  • A Lenzi, F Lombardo, P Sgrò
  • Fertil Steril
  • 2003

patients at a Veterans Adminstration Medical Center

  • A Camussi, F Moller, E Ottaviano
  • CANCER
  • 2002

Men’s Health. edgerfield

  • RS Kirby, MG Kirby, RN Farahd
  • United Kingdom, Atlas Medical Publishing,
  • 2001

Delayed testosterone replaceent restores nitric oxide synthetase-containing nerve fibres nd erectile response in rat penis

  • K Baba, T Iwamoto
  • BJU Int
  • 2000

The ef - ects of combined conventional treatment , oral antioxidants nd essential fatty acids on sperm biology in subfertile men

  • FH Comhaire, AB Cristophe, AA Zalata
  • Metodi Statistici er la Sperimentazione Biologica
  • 2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…