Category: Medical Professional News

Gender disparity in sexual health options for women: Experts call on pharma and drug regulators to address

In 2015 Comment in the prestigious medical journal Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology by two of the world’s leading female sexual health specialists, Prof. Susan Davis (Australia)… Continue Reading →

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BBC Menopause and testosterone replacement therapy

Over 900 specialist menopause physicians from around the world attended The European Menopause and Andropause Society conference held in Berlin on 15-17th May 2019. Numerous… Continue Reading →

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Testosterone replacement in menopause – BMS Toolkit for Clinicians

The British Menopause Society has this month released a Tools for Clinicals publication entitled Testosterone replacement in menopause. Authored by Mr Nick Panay, Consultant Gynaecologist,… Continue Reading →

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Hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) re-defined

In late 2018 the World Health Organisation (WHO) released an update to The International Classification of Disease (ICD). ICD is a system of medical coding created… Continue Reading →

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Effects of testosterone therapy in women – new systematic review and meta-analysis

It has been over a decade since the last systematic review and meta-analysis on the effects of testosterone for women was conducted as an… Continue Reading →

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Axiron® discontinued – Upgrade to AndroForte® 5

Axiron® discontinued – Upgrade to AndroForte® 5   Axiron 2% testosterone solution has been discontinued in Australia effective 4th December 2017 after Lilly terminated its… Continue Reading →

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FDA acknowledges there is a medical need for treating female sexual dysfunction

In late October 2016 the US FDA released draft guidance for Industry on Low Sexual Interest, Desire, and/or Arousal in Women: Developing Drugs for Treatment.  This document states ”… Continue Reading →

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Compounding pharmacies act with impunity

Compounding pharmacies act with impunity   Over the past year Lawley has received dozens of complaints from patients who have been prescribed AndroFeme or… Continue Reading →

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EDUCATION: View presentations on testosterone management in men and women

EDUCATION View presentations on testosterone management in men and women In June 2017 the Lawley website added a ‘Health Professional Section’. This password protected learning area will… Continue Reading →

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Scrotal testosterone – Australia’s world-first study

Scrotal testosterone – the next generation      In March this year the peer-reviewed journal Andrology published Pharmacokinetics of testosterone cream applied to scrotal skin.  This world-first study demonstrated… Continue Reading →

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