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Hormones

Parent Category: Biochemistry
Hormones are biochemicals produced by the glands in a body. Hormones help to regulate the body's functions. They control hunger, mood, sleep, growth, and a number of other functions.
Do you mean high levels of testosterone? My legs are hairy, and also my chest, what I know is that some people say that higher than normal levels of testosterone can affect hair on their heads, but I don't think that can happen to hair on legs. If you want more hair gowing on your legs, shave them...
To stimulate testosterone production, the hypothalamus releases a  substance to the pituitary gland called gonadotropin-releasing  hormone (GnRH). This hormone, in turn, causes the gland to produce  two other hormones, follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and  luteinizing hormone (LH),...
One of the target tissues for oxytocin is the myometrium of the uterus (smooth muscle )
Three hormones that act as vasconstrictors can be epinephrine,  angiotensin II, and vasopressin.
3.4=(32/y) * 100 --------> y=941.176g so, the least molecular  weight of insulin is 941.176g
You wouldn't know unless you go to the doctor. In most cases it doesnt become a problem until you are trying to get pregnant.
Oxytocin is a hormone that functions to activate the mammary glands  to release milk. Prolactin is a hormone that functions to start  milk production in the mammary glands. High levels of these  hormones would lead to the mammary glands secreting milk.
The uterus lining sheds - the natural progesterone drop is what  triggers menstruation, and the progesterone drop when women go from  active to inactive birth control pills is what triggers withdrawal  bleeding.
Yes testosterone is the main Protein used to build muscle mass.  however muscle can still be gained in its absence.
It increases the blood pressure
Testosterone in males is produced primarily in the testes. In females, small amounts are produced in the ovaries. The adrenal glands in both sexes also produce a smaller amount of testosterone.
A Natural steroid; YES.
From "Gibb JW, Bush L, Hanson GR. Exacerbation of methamphetamine-induced neurochemical deficits by melatonin. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 1997;283:630-5." Melatonin may exacerbate the monoaminergic effects of amphetamine-related medications. Coadministration of melatonin with methamphetamine in animal...
Both men and women have both testosterone and estrogen in their bodies. Women have more estrogen than men, and more estrogen than testosterone. Men have more testosterone than women, and have more testosterone than estrogen in them. Too much of either can be bad. Too little can be bad too. The...
The functions of hormones is to regulate and control all sorts of  bodily processes.
Hypothalamic ("central") diabetes insipidus.It is a hormonal disorder, in what either not enough antidiuretic hormone was made by hypothalamus, or not enough was released by the pituitary gland. The result is frequent, large volume urination as the body's water (fluid) balancing ability is disturbed...
can progesterone 100 mg make you bleed? I am 60 yrs. of age,,and change of life...
Progesterone is a male hormone.
yes.. absolutely hydrophobic because it is a derivative from steroid hormone
Alfalfa Animal flesh Anise seed Apples Baker's yeast Barley Beets Carrots Cherries Chickpeas (garbanzo beans) Clover Cowpeas (black- eyed peas) Cucumbers Dairy Foods Dates Eggs Eggplant Fennel Flaxseeds Garlic Hops Licorice Oats Olive oil Olives Papaya Parsley Peas ...
  According to womenshealth.gov In the first 24 hours after childbirth, the amount of hormones rapidly drops back down to their normal non-pregnant levels.
I would expect testosterone to prevent or reverse atrophy of the testes.
the peak time for Regular insulin is 4 hours and the peak time for NPH is 8 hours. I take both of them.
No. Why the heck would you want to, anyway? Last time I checked, babies aren't born from the NASAL canal!
it can help by increasing reabsorption of water by the kidney. With the reabsorption, blood plasma volume increases, thus raising blood pressure
A testosterone booster is element which help to improve testosterone level in body. It improve free testosterone in the body.
adrenocrticotropic hormone , also called as corticotropin, is a polypeptide tropic hormone which is secreted by the anterior pituitary gland. It is an important element of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and is often produced as a response to biological stress . Its main highlighting effects...
Estrogen is produced by the ovaries, and testosterone by the testes.
Yes they do but there is a small amount of it. Men also have estrogen but again it is a small amount.
Yes, if taken in excessive amounts.
testosterone and estradiol have different functional groups attached to the same carbon skeleton .. hope this helps!
Ethisterone during pregnancy: Fetal Risk Summary The FDA mandated deletion of pregnancy-related indications for all progestins because of a possible association with congenital anomalies. No reports linking the use of ethisterone alone with congenital defects have been located. The...
Oxytocin is a small peptoid hormone, not a steroid. It is secreted  from the posterior lobe of the pituitary gland. It contracts the  uterus during childbirth.
No it is a rapid acting inslin
It regulates essential biological rhythms such as day/night cycles.
  I'm not sure what your asking but if you take progesterone and your not pregnant it will trigger your period if this is not what you meant try reading about progesterone here http://www.conceivingconcepts.com/learning/articles/progesterone.html
200 micrograms of anything = 0.2 milligrams of it
Yes. Melatonin is naturally found in your body, so it's safe. Personal experience.
I strongly believe Accutane usage can later elevate prolactin levels. Accutane is a toxic drug. Roche doesn't even know how it works. It wreaks havoc on the pituitary gland and there is evidence that retinoids are able to induce the transcription of the dopamine receptor type 2 (D2R) gene in...
Your body uses it all the time. Since your birth.So yes. It balances with your Aging Hormones to allow you to age normally.
With chronic or severe stress, the body reacts by mounting a stress response through the stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system. This is also called the "fight or flight" response as the body arms itself to face what it perceives as dangercauseing the adrenal cortex to increase production of...
is it okay to get pregnant if husband is taking testosterone cypionate
As a compounding pharmacist at Pittwater Pharmacy in Mona Vale Sydney Australia we have found that anywhere between 3mg to 9mg 1/2 hour before bedtime being very effective.   Currently we have 7 year olds on 9mg as a suspension compounded as 9mg/ml giving 0.5ml to 1 ml 1/2 hour before bedtime....
=== ANSWER: ===   It is produced in the adrenal glands which sit atop the kidneys. Adrenalins is also referred to as epinephrine. See the related link for more information.
If the parathyroid glands secrete too much hormone, as happens in primary hyperparathyroidism, the balance is disrupted: Blood calcium rises. This condition of excessive calcium in the blood, called hypercalcemia, is what usually signals the doctor that something may be wrong with the parathyroid...
in the side of your stomach by needle
femenine hormones estrogen ez
Anytime you are taking clomid your progesterone should be tested at 7 days past ovulation. For a definite sign you are ovulating it should be over 15.
Adrenaline has no withdrawal effects, but often the energy spent as a result of the fight-or-flight response can cause the tiring. However, because adrenaline increases blood flow to skeletal muscle, other organs may have impaired functioning for a period of time, but it probably isn't enough to...
C9H13NO3 Do a google search for "Epinephrine"Choose the wikipedia site, it has a picture of the molecule
yes with careful monitoring
Hypoxia, .e., reduced oxygen tension in blood.
Aldosterone makes the kidneys reabsorb the sodium and reclaim water from the kidney
It did not give me more energy.
I have been on 5mg's of melatonin for five yeas now as an anti-age holistic. My sex life is the same as before taking it, no difference. Melatonin is routinely taken by cancer patients at a rate of up to 80mg's (per day) an hour before bedtime, so an overdose would be difficult. We're talking...
Testosterone is a kind of hormone that helps the developing of the penis. The penis grows and will be darker because of testosterone and it is a good thing.
Males have glands called TESTES, which are located in the scrotum. Testes produce the hormone testosterone. Testosterone regulates male sexual development and reproduction.
Read this. It says that it is safe and actually protects against a very small amount of damage that would normally be incurred by an acetaminophen OD. Don't trust me, I'm not a doc! Go ask your doctor about it if you're thinking about it. FTA: The present study was performed to determine whether...
No, it can effect the hair follicle growth. I would recommend Natrol Hair, Skin, and Nails.
Insulin is a cure for diabetes. Fredrick Grant Banting and with the help of Charles Best, they made it.
it doesnt matter. its sold over the counter as a sleep aid and is VERY legal
In the arm, or neck if needed. (I do not believe injecting insulin in the neck is a good idea. There is little fat, and lots of other structures that should not be hit with a needle.)
no they don't work if something hurts go to the doctor
The answer is none.Just like Diabetics they have a level sugar and insulin. When sugar is so high they cannot balance out the insulin and become diabetics. The same meaning stands for Growth hormones and Anti Growth Hormones.They body produces growth hormones while at the same time Anti growth...
Testosterone is the male hormone responsible for reparing and building muscler tissue,deepening of the voice,growth of body hair,aggressivesness,etc.Taking testosterone in steroid form will cause rapid muscle growth in the user along with some probable side affects:acne on face or body,increased...
ask a docter, they will know
testosterone-binding globulin
it produce it wen you exercise your self
  The parathyroid gland is the major regulator of blood Ca levels. When the Ca levels in the blood decrease, the parathyroid gland releases more parathyroid hormone. This in turn increases osteoclasts which results in more bone breakdown. this releases more Ca into the blood stream.   When Ca...
do something that seems dangerous or is very exciting. Another way is by getting scared like doing something that seems dangerous. It may feel like a weird sensation has been released in your gut but that may be adrenaline being released other signs may be rise in heartbeat, higher blood pressure or...
It stimulates water channels to be inserted into the collecting tubules in the nephrons that make up the kidney. This increases the kidney's ability to reabsorb water instead of excreting it.
Testosterone is natural body-made steroid. How to tell if you have far too much (which may be a disorder) differs from male and female. If you are a male, you would probably have a "raging hard-on" quite frequently. You would also suffer from wet dreams and you would experience over-aggression...
What you probably mean is the healthy cholesterol level not average. Average is considered at high risk of heart disease, the healthy cholesteral level is 200 mg/dL or under. Cholesterol levels are measured in milligrams (mg) of cholesterol per deciliter (dL) of blood in the United States and some...
the build up of endometrium
yes a ligand is anything that can change the conformation of a receptor protein. hormones bind to proteins in the same way ligands do