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Is aromatase inhibitor treatment likely to normalize the levels of elevated estradiol, 5-hiaa, histamine and lipid status? thank you.

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Dr. Warren Everett answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Only estrogen: these medication inhibit the production of estrogen through blocking conversiton from testosterone. Are you taking testosterone supplements? If so they help prevent gynecomastia or breast enlargement. These drugs are mostly used in women with breast cancer, so your question is curious

Answered 8/25/2014

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Dr. Robert Sterling answered

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What aroma is that??: Yes,and it cures baldness and will get rid of an annoying girlfriend.Well,actually,it just inhibits the conversion of testost to estrogens in your body cells (it works overtime in fat cells).Its relationship to 5-HIAA is sketchy at best(far as I know)and on blood lipids very complex and probably opposite what you think.No easy answers here,except: you gotta histamine problem?Take an antihistamine!

Answered 8/27/2014

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