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Usn pure protein igf 1

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Screening test: Igf-1 is a screening test which if high screens for gigantism-acromegaly. Since it is a screening test, the abnormal values should be the ones taken i ... Read More
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Dr. Sandra Pinkham
53 years experience Holistic Medicine
Listen to your body: First re-evaluate why the test was ordered. It is generally looked at as an indicator of growth hormone release. If there is no reason to be concer ... Read More
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Depends: Clinical base of each test over rides............Lab numbers. Some times collection, lebelling, transportation, loading, running and finally reporting ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
41 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Growth hormone stimulates growth by both directly binding to various cells in the body and thereby stimulate growth, as well as by stimulating the pro ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
No: It won't do that, it'll just dehydrate you. Why would you want to do that?
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
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It is one of several: hormones that promote bone growth in children.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
No: Besides, it's injection only and available only by prescription or black market, where who knows what you're getting. Give your body time to fully mat ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Roland
35 years experience Family Medicine
No!: Do not take any drugs to try to help you grow. If your growth plates are open you will continue to grow some, but give up hope for six feet. That is V ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely to matter: The human body can create any "carb" it needs from any dietary protein or fat. It takes longer and more energy than simply processing dietary carbs, b ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
14 years experience Family Medicine
Human vs synthesized: rhIGF-1 protein is synthetic, made in E. coli bacteria and sometimes yeast that have been modified in the lab to have the gene for human IGF-1, enabli ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
They aren't: There aren't any natural igf-1 supplements. Igf-1 is made in your body. It is also available by injection from a physician, not it is really in any s ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
43 years experience Endocrinology
Growth: IGF-1 is one of the main "growth hormones" and is stimulated by pituitary growth hormone. During adolescence, the levels of IGF-1 are higher than at ... Read More
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