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how does estrogen affect males?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It doesn't: Estrogen is overwhelmed by the effects of testosterone in males and has no impact whatsoever.

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A 27-year-old member asked:

Do males have estrogen?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
Endocrinology 33 years experience
Yes: Men make estrogen as well as testosterone. But they make much more testosterone than estrogen, so the testosterone effects win out.
A 37-year-old member asked:

What does estrogen do in males?

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Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Controls remodeling.: ...Of bone. Estrogen is the hormone responsible for measured bone self-repair in men as well as in women. Men get estrogen mainly from testosterone. These levels decline with age, but not as suddenly as at female menopause. However, with low levels of estrogen, men can develop osteoporosis due to excessive bone self-repair changes.
A 46-year-old member asked:

If luna bars have estrogen, do they have effects if a guy eats one?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology 47 years experience
They do NOT: Have estrogen. Market to women with "healthful incredients" include soy, could have phyto-estrogen effect, but in quantities too low. Go buy some m&m's and leave the luna bars alone.
A 32-year-old member asked:

What is estrogen used for in males?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Not used: In general, estrogen is not used in males.
A 29-year-old male asked:

Im a guy and want to increase my estrogen levels.?

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Dr. Lewis Rosenberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
For what reason?: Why?

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