hCG: Depends on your age and state of your testes. Low dose, 250iu SC EOD, typically does not cause any unusual effects on E2.
Please go to the one sticky in this forum and follow these links in the 2nd post.
- advice for new guys --- need labs with ranges and more info
- things that damage your hormones
- protocol for injections
Some do not absorb transdermal T very well and then is often related to low thyroid function.
T injections are 100% absorbed and least cost.
"As long as I don't go above 550, my estrogen and DHT stay in range without any AI necessary. "
In range is not the objective. You want high normal or higher T, DHT and E2 near 22pg/ml