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what is the difference between hgh and dhea

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Cohen
27 years experience in Family Medicine
The branding...: These 2 compounds are basically similar; and some even come in the same formulation/powder; so you can make shakes from it to enhance your workouts. ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terri Washington
15 years experience in Endocrinology
Different hormones: Dhea is a precursor hormone to testosterone and estrogen. Dht stands for dihydrotestosterone and is made from testosterone and mediates some of its af ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Multiple: Dhea s, pregnenalone, testosterone, am/pm cortisol and thyroid function are all possible tests.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Two wrongs: HGH bodybuilding pills are pricey mixes of stuff like arginine that is supposed to release HGH from your pituitary. The effects will be minimal. HGH i ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. DeWayde Perry
25 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Same: Testosterone is one of the androgen hormones as are DHT and androstenedione
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Three Estrogens: Estrone, estradiol, and estriol are the three estrogens. They differ in chemical structure which changes their potency and their site of action. Thei ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
37 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Egg production: Dhea might help improve egg yield. While data remains limited, it seems clear that androgens, male hormone, help sensitize follicles to stimulation. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
STH vs IGF-1: Sth (somatotropin 1/growth factor/gh) is hormone produced by the pituitary gland. [hgh is synthetic version]. Igf-1 is produced by the liver under sti ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Amino acid sequence: Hi. The human Insulin gene expressed and in solution unmodified is historically referred to a "Regular" insulin. When the gene sequence is rearranged, ... Read More
A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Totally different: Progesterone and estrogen are quite distinct steroidal molecules secreted by the ovary as well as other entities in the body. The functions of these h ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Test converts to Est: Testosterone can be converted to estrogen in the male. Some conversion is normal and desirable for optimal health. Excess conversion may cause gynecom ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Lin
Dr. Jeff Lin answered
13 years experience in Gynecologic Oncology
Potency/strength: Estrace contains estradiol which is the "regular strength" estrogen. Estriol is thought to be weaker and not usually prescribed in US
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Tyrosine is: tyrosine is the precursor in the biochemical pathway for dopamine synthesis in the body.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lang
51 years experience in Endocrinology
Different problems: Hypothyroidism can be due to failure of the thyroid or failure of the pituitary. Failure of the pituitary (hypopituitarism) can lead to low levels of ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: L-arginine and l-citrulline are two chemically similar Amino Acids produced within your cells. They interact in two important metabolic pathways to he ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
See below: Masturbation may be associated with a decrease in testosterone levels. The clinical significance of this is unclear. Endocrine response to masturba ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Different: Adrenaline is an excitatory agent while endorphins are a feel good, opiate like, agent.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Glucose: D& l are isomers of compound, d for dextro or right and l for levo or left. Isolating one or other is to make compound with fewer side-effects or bett ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Voodoo: Spend your money on a real doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Polarity: Hi. Phospholipids (PLs) are polar, amphipathic molecules: part of the molecule loves a water environment and the other part loves an oily (non-water) ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Prometrium (micronized progesterone): Prometrium (micronized progesterone) is a bio-identical oral Progesterone manufactured by a pharmaceutical company. Not all Progesterone is prome ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bart Denys
38 years experience in Cardiology
Dopamine: Found a great discussion here: http://allnurses.Com/cardiac-nursing/whats-the-difference-12149.Html.
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