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Select a prescription or nonprescription medication and explain the cultural and genetic factors that need to be considered when recommending or prescribing for contraception or hormone replacement. Share the mechanism of action of this medication and hints for monitoring, side effects, and drug interactions, including interactions with CAM. Include the name of the medication in the subject line so that the medications can be followed. Include references using APA format.
Hypogonadism affects many men and is known to be one of the main causes of infertility. Explain the pathophysiology of infertility. Discuss testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), including the benefits, risks, contraindications, potential drug interactions, preparations, and dosing. Explain the cultural and genetic factors that need to be considered when recommending or prescribing TRT. Discuss evidence and treatment guidelines to determine appropriate therapeutic options for a patient with infertility. Use evidence-based, peer-reviewed research to support your answer. Include references using APA format.