Who is not a candidate for testosterone replacement therapy?

If you have any of the following, you are not a candidate for testosterone replacement therapy:

  • Prostate or breast cancer
  • A nodule on the prostate
  • A PSA greater than 3 ng/ml
  • A hematocrit greater than 50%
  • Untreated obstructive sleep apnea 
  • Class III or IV heart failure
  • Severe lower urinary tract symptoms.