What effects do the three Human Estrogen Hormones, Estrone, Estradiol and Estriol, have in the body?

  • stimulate growth of the lining of the womb or uterus,
  • cause breast tissue to develop and grow,
  • promote fat storage and weight gain,
  • promote fluid retention,
  • cause thickening of the blood,
  • decrease bone loss, but do not stimulate new bone growth
  • increase emotional sensitivity,
  • activate progesterone receptors,
  • inhibit the sex drive, and
    stimulate the production of thyroid binding globulin by the liver, inhibiting the action of the thyroid hormones.
  • causes feminization

By |2018-05-08T09:58:31-05:00May 8th, 2018|