Androgel levels peak in a hour or two and fall rapidly after that. You can try applying twice per day. FT falls fast as it gets converted T-->SHBG_T and T-->E2 and docks with T receptors.
With injected T, most of the time the needed anastrozole dose is very predicable. With transdermals, this is not true because the amount of anastrozole needed depends on how much T is in your body, an unknown with transdermals.
I don't know that magnesium is a significant factor in T-->E. Zinc really cannot manage most cases where one has high serum T levels and seeks to get near E2-22pg/ml
When your testes ached, your LH dropped. With transdermals, one can get low LH and lower T levels with some cases of mal-absorption. You really need lab work to know that to do.
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