Results 1 to 12 of 12
  1. #1
    Elite FreeBirdSam's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    Sooner State
    Posts
    785
    Thanks
    454
    Thanked 203 Times in 108 Posts

    Suggestions for my father

    So my dad has been on HRT for over a year, and for some reason his hemotocrit levels continued to slowly creep up to dangerous enough levels for his prescribing doc to just tell him to stop the shots lol. As you can imagine this wrecked him emotionally. He won't take my advice on post cycle therapy to attempt to Kickstart his natural production, and I guarantee his clueless doc won't prescribe him anything either.. So, are there any over the counter supplements still around that people have used for PCT? It's been a long time since I read up on it but recall there being a couple meds you could get from nutrition stores for this... Can't recall the names but one was something like xoxo or some shit.

    Thanks in advance
    "Training is 100 percent, but diet is the other 100 percent" -Tom Platz

  2. #2
    Moderator-San Jin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    Far East
    Posts
    10,959
    Thanks
    13,651
    Thanked 16,746 Times in 6,848 Posts
    Don’t stop trt.

    Donate blood.

    What does his bloodwork look like?


    You are not entitled to your opinion.
    You are entitled to your informed opinion.
    No one is entitled to be ignorant.



  3. The Following User Says Thank You to Jin For This Useful Post:

    BrotherJ (11-22-2020)

  4. #3
    Elite CJ275's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    Down at Fraggle Rock
    Posts
    4,869
    Thanks
    7,103
    Thanked 5,642 Times in 2,834 Posts
    Is he taking too high of a trt dose, could it be lowered? Better than stopping completely.

    And donate blood too.

  5. #4
    Elite dk8594's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    N/A
    Posts
    2,615
    Thanks
    3,797
    Thanked 3,806 Times in 1,593 Posts

  6. #5
    Elite creekrat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    489
    Thanks
    74
    Thanked 120 Times in 82 Posts
    When my hematocrit started to creep up my dr prescribed blood donation. Only bad part about that is that any blood received from prescribed donation has to be tossed. Just tell him to give blood every 6 weeks and he should be ok

  7. #6
    Senior Member lfod14's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2019
    Posts
    207
    Thanks
    68
    Thanked 78 Times in 61 Posts
    He should be donating blood 3-4 times a year. That's usually part of most TRT protocols.

  8. #7
    Elite Gadawg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2018
    Posts
    3,033
    Thanks
    232
    Thanked 2,457 Times in 1,423 Posts
    Mine never gets high but a benefit of trt is having great blood to give to others so I do it every 90 days. Win win

  9. #8
    Elite tinymk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2017
    Posts
    1,764
    Thanks
    2,028
    Thanked 2,702 Times in 1,078 Posts
    Mine does the same. I do a medical phlebotomy when needed to keep the numbers better.
    Don’t stop the HRT
    Best raw lifts on the platform
    Squat-600 Bench-512 Deadlift-683

  10. #9
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2020
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    36
    Thanks
    27
    Thanked 26 Times in 15 Posts
    Agree with the blood donation. My labs just came back 2 days ago high at 52.3 hemotocrit and my doctor just told me to give blood 2 times over the next 2 weeks. Wrote my a prescription since they generally don’t let you give more than once every 12 weeks. He told me after the two initial donations, give every 2 months and I will be good.

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to TexasAce For This Useful Post:

    Bullseye Forever (11-24-2020)

  12. #10
    Elite Bullseye Forever's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Wherever I May Roam
    Posts
    3,432
    Thanks
    3,404
    Thanked 1,415 Times in 924 Posts
    Originally Posted by TexasAce View Post
    Agree with the blood donation. My labs just came back 2 days ago high at 52.3 hemotocrit and my doctor just told me to give blood 2 times over the next 2 weeks. Wrote my a prescription since they generally donít let you give more than once every 12 weeks. He told me after the two initial donations, give every 2 months and I will be good.
    Mine was high and I donated like 3 times and now itís staying around 45%



  13. The Following User Says Thank You to Bullseye Forever For This Useful Post:

    TexasAce (11-24-2020)

  14. #11
    Elite BigSwolePump's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Location
    The Principals Office
    Posts
    3,402
    Thanks
    3,712
    Thanked 3,599 Times in 1,770 Posts
    I'm not donating blood just to stay on trt lol. There is more to this story. No way is properly dosed trt going to affect hematocrit levels that much.
    The beta always brags after the ALPHA steps way.
    Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.

  15. The Following User Says Thank You to BigSwolePump For This Useful Post:

    Jin (11-24-2020)

  16. #12
    Elite Bro Bundy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    13,806
    Thanks
    604
    Thanked 8,336 Times in 4,475 Posts
    Get him a 22 year old girl to wax his rod once a week .. then I’ll consider u a good son

Similar Threads

  1. Happy father's day!
    By Sicwun88 in forum General Chat & Conversation
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 06-22-2020, 11:58 AM
  2. Suggestions on running serostim for healing
    By Cirrus77 in forum Peptides And Growth Hormone
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-28-2020, 10:48 PM
  3. Suggestions for T-3
    By Sicwun88 in forum Clenbuterol, Cytomel T-3, ECA Stacks, etc.
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 02-06-2020, 08:34 PM
  4. Happy Father's Day
    By HydroEJP88 in forum General Chat & Conversation
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 06-21-2015, 09:15 PM
  5. Happy Father's day to any dads here!
    By nightster in forum General Chat & Conversation
    Replies: 25
    Last Post: 06-15-2014, 09:40 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •