Will I have a heart attack if I take Testosterone Therapy (TRT)?

Updated: Apr 25, 2020

If I have been prescribed testosterone replacement therapy should I stop?

If I have Low-T, is it safe for me take testosterone replacement therapy (TRT)?


Will I have a heart attack if I take testosterone replacement therapy

What you need to know about Low-T and Cardiovascular Events


It is a common question by all men who are considering testosterone replacement therapy: Will testosterone replacement cause me to have a heart attack? Am I at an increased risk of having a heart attack if I get testosterone therapy?


To best answer this question lets first consider the history of testosterone therapy and its clinical use in managing patients with cardiovascular conditions. In the early 1930’s testosterone therapy was once considered a treatment for angina pectoris (chest pain) and peripheral vas