What Are The Benefits Of Progesterone?

Progesterone has the following effects which counterbalance the estrogen hormones:

  • matures the uterine lining preventing excess buildup of tissue,
  • inhibits breast tissue overgrowth, preventing fibrocystic breast disease,
  • has a diuretic effect which mobilizes fluid, decreasing swelling,
  • enhances the action of thyroid hormones, increasing metabolism,
  • stimulates the production of new bone, protecting against osteoporosis,
  • increases the sex drive,
  • protects against breast cancer and uterine cancer,
  • thins the blood, preventing blood clots,
  • supports the function of the adrenal glands,
  • elevates mood, and
  • promotes pregnancy.

By |2018-05-08T09:58:30-05:00May 8th, 2018|