Bodybuilder lab tests

Bodybuilders using testosterone and anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) have to be smart about maximizing benefits and minimizing short and long term side effects while exercising and eating effectively for proper muscle gain, fat loss, and quality of life.  Harm reduction is key especially in the presence of barriers to care caused by stigma and judgement from medical practitioners. Here is a list of 13 carefully selected lab tests that are essential in maintaining proper health while improving body composition and strength: Hematocrit, Lipid panel (LDL, HDL, triglycerides), Cystatin C kidney test, eGFR kidney test, GGT liver test, Total Testosterone (LC/MS), Free Testosterone (Equilibrium Ultrafiltration), Ultrasensitive Estradiol, Prolactin, DHT, and IGF-1 test.

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  2. Testosterone Tests: Should They Be Done After Fasting?

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  4. Weight Training Can Increase Liver Enzymes

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    In medicine, the presence of elevated transaminases, commonly the transaminases alanine transaminase
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  6. Is the Cystatin C Test Better than Creatinine for Muscular Men?

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