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It is unclear what question you are asking about testosterone overdose.
Could you clarify what you are asking?
Is the Valium helping to ease the symptoms?
What dose of Valium were you prescribed?
Thank you for the additional information.
The ER doctor is correct that there is no intervention to directly remove excessive amounts of testosterone from the body. So, the recommended approach to overdose of any testosterone product is to provide supportive care and symptomatic relief. Obviously, no further testosterone product should be given until the current testosterone levels diminish.
The Valium and Elavil are reasonable medicines to use to try to help ease the symptoms, but you are on relatively low doses of both drugs. As a starting doe, the Valium 5 mg can be prescribed up to 3-4 times per day, and the dose can be increased to a 10 mg dose. The Elavil is also a very low dose, but it takes longer to be effective, so it is reasonable to first adjust the Valium dose to try to alleviate symptoms.
The ER doctor provided appropriate care, but it is not practical for an ER doctor to be providing ongoing adjustment of Valium doses. Your Urologist may not be as familiar with adjusting Valium doses as your primary care physician, so it may be better to see your primary care physician during this time and let him/her adjust the dose to get better control of the symptoms.
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