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Are estrone, estradiol, progesterone and androstenedione all male or female hormones?

Are estrone, estradiol, progesterone and androstenedione all male or female hormones?

Both but: All of these hormones are produced by men and women. Estrone, Estradiol and Progesterone primarily female hormones. Androstenedione has androgenic (male like effects) and is elevated in many women with pcos. ...Read more

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Hormone (Definition)

A hormone (from greek ὁρμή, "impetus") is a chemical released by a cell or a gland in one part of the body that sends out messages that affect cells in other parts of the organism. Only a little amount of hormone is required to alter cell metabolism. In essence, it is a chemical messenger that transports a signal from ...Read more


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What hormones help regulate human reproductive in male or female?

What hormones help regulate human reproductive in male or female?

Lots: Many hormones regulate reproduction. Fsh and LH help to grow and mature the eggs. Tsh (thryoid hormone system) and prolactin (milk hormones) help regulate the environment of ovulation. Male hormones such as testosterone and dheas affect ovulation and implantation. This is just the beginning. ...Read more

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Hormone tests are normal.diet is healthy but still im facing male pattern baldness type hair loss.im 30 years old unmarried female.

Hormone tests are normal.diet is healthy but still  im facing male pattern baldness type hair loss.im 30 years old unmarried female.

It's hard to check: hormones and frequently female pattern hair loss may not show lab abnormalities. You can have a biopsy performed if thyroid and iron/ferritin and complete blood count are normal. See derm for answers and treatment options as we do have success treating female pattern baldness ...Read more

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What is main reason women lose hair? Female hormones, genes, stress

What is main reason women lose hair? Female hormones, genes, stress

Yes to all and more: They all can be significant factors; individuals may have more of one than the other. Nutritional deficiencies-usually iron or protein can be a factor. Thyroid hormone issues can as well. Other disorders have hair loss as part of the picture, e.g. Lupus. Meds can do it as well. ...Read more

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34 y/o female w/hormone imbalance, endo, Hashi's. Symptoms poss. early menopause. Seeking low-risk and natural hormone replacement therapy. Advice?

34 y/o female w/hormone imbalance, endo, Hashi's. Symptoms poss. early menopause. Seeking low-risk and natural hormone replacement therapy. Advice?

Hormone imbalance?: Not sure what you mean by hormone imbalance. If you are having regular periods, you do not have any significant female hormone imbalance, and should not be on any female hormone replacement. If you are not getting your period, you should see your gynecologist first. ...Read more

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Does nutramigen produce female hormones?

Does nutramigen produce female hormones?

No evidence: Nutramigen is elemental feeding formula for infants who may be sensitive/intolerant to cow's milk or soy protein. ...Read more

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Same causes for male and female sexual dysfunction?

Same causes for male and female sexual dysfunction?

There are many!: Hormonal, mood disorder, feeling unappreciated, anger, medications (aka Prozac (fluoxetine) type drugs). In men, metabolic sundrome related problems effect libido, as does smoking, adversely. ...Read more

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Advantage of male hormone therepy?

None: There is no advantage if there is no indication for that. It'd be nice to know what you have in mind to use it for. ...Read more

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A 40 yr old male with testosterone & cortisol deficiences oestradiol level is 665 (Ref: 10-40 pg/ml) Could pituitary adenoma increase male oestrogen?

A 40 yr old male with testosterone & cortisol deficiences oestradiol level is 665 (Ref: 10-40 pg/ml) Could pituitary adenoma increase male oestrogen?

Perhaps: You have real issues with the estrogen level that you are walking around with, you are at very high risk of stroke and heart attack. Yes, a pituitary tumors, such as a prolactinoma is a very strong possiblity. If you have not already done so, you need to see endocrinologist and you need an MRI of your brain to check your pituitary gland. ...Read more

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What hormones are needed to produce breast enlargement in males? Trans-gendered male wanting femine breasts; am type 1 diabetic; other wise healthy.

What hormones are needed to produce breast enlargement in males? Trans-gendered male wanting femine breasts; am type 1 diabetic; other wise healthy.

A : A doctor called an endocrinologist (hormone specialist) will be able to help you with this issue. The hormone estrogen is used for this purpose. Estrogen is given to the patient desiring female breasts to bring their level of estrogen to that of a woman. Please know that this treatment can cause serious health problems, such as tumors, heart attacks and blood clots, therefore an experienced doctor needs to be the one supervising this treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is hormone? Or female hormone?

What is hormone? Or female hormone?

Google it: There are many substances floating in the blood, including Estrogens - female hormones. ...Read more

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What is hormone responsible for acne at age 37years female?

What is hormone responsible for acne at age 37years female?

Testosterone?: You'll probably also get answers from specialists but just in case... I've heard that a slightly higher than usual relative testosterone level in women around your age can do it. Ask your doctor if a blood test can be done to decide tx if necessary. Best! ...Read more

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Do men have female hormones, vice versa?

Do men have female hormones, vice versa?

Yes: We all make male and female hormones. How they manifest depends on genetics ( y chromosome ) and the balance between the two. ...Read more

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Medicine for female sexuality inhancement?

Medicine for female sexuality inhancement?

Better partner: Psychological help if those are issues esp if there is depression involved. Otherwise chocolate seriously helps - not american crap. ...Read more

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Will taking hormone replacement therapy causes iatrogenic menstruation in menopaused women?

Will taking hormone replacement therapy causes iatrogenic menstruation in menopaused women?

Usually no: During the time a woman is perimenopausal hormonal manipulation can cause some spotting or bleeding depending on how the hormones are dosed. Once a woman is truly menopausal hrt does not usually cause menstruation. Vaginal bleeding in the post-menopausal woman is considered abnormal & worthy of investigation. ...Read more

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Teen age hormonal imbalance 14 year old male questionable masculine development?

Teen age hormonal imbalance  14 year old male questionable masculine development?

Improbable...: I'm not sure what your question is here, but apparently you think you have "hormonal imbalance" at age 14. Of course you do - that is what is normal in the teen years. Nothing is in the right proportions yet, levels change constantly. That's why you have acne, are moody, have wet dreams, voice cracks. Sounds like you are the most normal teen i've heard from this week! ...Read more

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Growth hormone therapy (hgh) for 18 yrs old female, 151cms, what to do?

Growth hormone therapy (hgh) for 18 yrs old female, 151cms, what to do?

Endocrinologist: Not exactly sure what your question is. Are you asking whether GH treatments are appropriate or helpful at your age - that depends on your individual skeletal maturity, but I doubt at 18 you will get much benefit from it. If an endocrinologist has determined thee may still be benefit, then just follow their instructions exactly, because you don't have a lot of time to get benefit yet. ...Read more

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What is hormone? Or female hormone?

Google it: There are many substances floating in the blood, including Estrogens - female hormones. ...Read more

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Im taking the female hormone blend sp-7c?

I don't know what: your question is, but spec doesn't contain any hormones and is a waste of your money. Implanon is a contraceptive implant, so why would you want to take supplements in the first place? Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scams. ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I get female hormone pills ?

Wanted to know where can I get female hormone pills ?

If you are a female: You can see your gynecologist or your family doctor. If you are a male you will be required to enter counseling before you can receive female hormones. ...Read more

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Please recommend the best female hormone for a male to female?

Please recommend the best female hormone for a male to female?

Male to Female: Hormonal treatment for changing gender is very complicated. Before a physician is allowed to start that hormonal treatment, the patient needs to have an official clearance from a mental health specialist in gender issues. Then and only then, the hormone therapy begins. There are specific protocols to be followed, with lots of monitoring. High doses of estrogen would be needed ultimately. ...Read more

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Former female hormone drug users - will you again use this product after you've found out the truth about whi data contradiction?

Former female hormone drug users - will you again use this product after you've found out the truth about whi data contradiction?

What?: What product are you referring to? Estrogen replacement? There are varying opinions on whether to use, and for how long. Contact your physician. ...Read more

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What occurs if a female took female hormone/estrogen pills?

What occurs if a female took female hormone/estrogen pills?

Estrogen increase: It would increase her estrogen level, and if dose is high enough or frequent enough, it could alter menses and even act as a contraceptive. If the person is post menopausal, it can prevent bone loss and restore vaginal lubrication and postpone hot flashes and nite sweats. Should only be done with medical supervision and advice. ...Read more

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How can the female hormone estrogen affect women on a daily basis?

How can  the female hormone estrogen affect women on a daily basis?

Wellbeing: Estrogen has several locations(receptor) sites that are target organs and improves the wellbeing of the female. They are breast, vagina, urethra, skin, vulva and most importantly feedback to the brain. ...Read more

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Does female hormone will affect my birth control if I take them?

Does female hormone will affect my birth control if I take them?

Bioidentical: progesterone replacement tends to enhance fertility. So if you want to avoid pregnancy, you will need to be careful. Taking bioidentical hormones and oral contraceptives at the same time is not recommended. The non-bioidentical hormones in oral contraceptives are not good for your system anyway. Please use another form of birth control while on bioidentical replacement therapy. ...Read more

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I have heard from a lot of bodybuilders that soybeans are actually having estrogen which is considered a female hormone, is it true?Is it good for mens?

Not true: You can manufacture hormones from soy -- almost all the testosterone sold in the United States is made from soy. Remember, bodybuilders are not experts in medicine and science - that's what doctor's do. Don't get your health information from friends, tv or the internet. Soy intake isn't a female hormone. ...Read more

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When stopping female hormone therapy can you become more irritable?

You can: Sure, when changing hormonal meds women often report feeling irritable. But don't just think of a woman as a light bulb, being switched 'on and off' by hormones. Hormones play a role in mood, but many things are more improtant than hormones in anyone's mood. ...Read more

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I am wishing to do female hormone blood test. Can I have it done during my menses? and why?

I am wishing to do female hormone blood test. Can I have it done during my menses? and why?

What for: What are you testing for? You need to talk to your doctor to ascertain, which, if any, test is needed. ...Read more

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Is that true that cabbage can remove female hormone in man and can make testosterone high? Im 16 and i think I have low testos. Bec. I have smll penis

No: No it is not true. I doubt you have low testosterone based on you solely having a small penis. Your small penis may be due to your genetics. If you have other symptoms of low testosterone go your physician to have your testosterone levels checked. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to my health to use female hormone patches on male breasts? How do I get prescription for progesterone?

Is it dangerous to my health to use female hormone patches on male breasts? How do I get prescription for progesterone?

What for?: Why you want to use female hormone patches on your breast at age of 51 years whatever the purpose of your question is, you should not use female sex hormone patches without consulting a doctor as it can cause side effects you can only get prescription for Progesterone in us after consulting a physician. ...Read more

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How/Does Thyroid hormone production normally fluctuate along with female hormone cycle? Are you more likely to have hi/lower t4/t3 at certain times?

How/Does Thyroid hormone production normally fluctuate along with female hormone cycle? Are you more likely to have hi/lower t4/t3 at certain times?

There is: no "DIRECT" connection between thyroid gland output and t-4/t3 ratios and "female hormones" except that the BINDING of the hormone itself is altered by female hormone levels...This does not generally effect the end point of Thyroid Hormone effects (on growth, muscles and other tissues) Hope this helps! Perhaps a more specific question can generate a better answer! Dr Z ...Read more

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Does the product maca/maca root enhances the breast, butt, regulate hormone, and help with irregular periods? Also do female hormone pills work

Does the product maca/maca root enhances the breast, butt, regulate hormone, and help with irregular periods? Also do female hormone pills work

Without researching: this in greater detail I can't give you much, but I can say this... If it did, would there be a single woman on Earth not taking it? Natural miracle drugs just don't exist. If they did, no one would get breast augmentation, diet or exercise, or have menstrual problems. ...Read more

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Does taking tasly phytosoy tablets help balance hormones in women who is in the 30 thirties ? Also what are the signs that hormones are imbalance?

Not advised: You're wasting your money. Taking hormones, whether from a plant source (that's what phytosoy really is) or just plain estrogen is a bad idea. Your body knows how to balance your hormones far better than a company that makes herbal supplements. ...Read more

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Could birth control help regulate hormones in women?

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Yes!: If a woman wants to regulate her (irregular) menstrual cycle for whatever reason, hormonal birth control is the perfect means to do so. Obviously, spermacidal, mechanical & barrier methods would not have any effect on female hormones. ...Read more

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What are female hormones?

What are female hormones?

See below: Basically men and woman have the same hormones but in different proportions. The body always wants to be in balance. When it s not you get abnormalities like hot flash, night sweat, painful periods, etc. In a elementary since when people say female hormones they mean estrogen and when they say male hormones they mean testosterone, but there are so many more hormones. ...Read more

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Do men have female hormones, vice versa?

Yes: We all make male and female hormones. How they manifest depends on genetics ( y chromosome ) and the balance between the two. ...Read more

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Does masterbation effect hormones in females?

Does masterbation effect hormones in females?

Not really.: Masturbation and orgasms will release certain chemicals from your body such as endorphins, and neurotransmitters such as Dopamine and seretonin. It will not however, necessarily cause a sustainable rise in your female hormones. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of female with hormone imbalance?

What are the symptoms of female with hormone imbalance?

There are many: Some may include irregular menstrual cycles, acne, unwanted male-type hair growth, difficulty losing weight, obesity, hot flashes, vaginal dryness, fatigue... The list goes on and on. If you think you have an imbalance, see a board certified reproductive endocrinologist who specializes in testing/treatment. ...Read more