Progesterone


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Progesterone

Progesterone, aka: the Pregnancy Hormone, is a human steroid hormone, synthesized from Cholesterol, that has many important functions in the body. In conjunction with Estrogen, Progesterone helps prepare the Uterus for Implantation and promote Gestation. Progesterone also inhibits milk productions (lactation). Near delivery when Progesterone levels fall, the onset of Labor is facilitated. The fall of Progesterone is also one of the triggers for lactations

Other roles of Progesterone

Progesterone also plays an important role in Breast Development, maintenance of the Skin’s firmness, elasticity and strength, positive influence on a woman’s Libido and exhibits a protective effect on Neural tissue. Progesterone has also been known to relax smooth muscle and act as an anti-inflammatory agent.

Hormone Therapy

Progesterone is used in combination with Estrogen for Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (internal link to BHRT page). The benefits include the alleviation of Hot Flashes, reduces the risk of endometrial cancer that may be caused by unopposed estrogen, it has been shown to slow the rate of aging skin in post-menopausal women. Other medical uses include the treatment of Breast Pain and Premenstrual Syndrome.

How is Progesterone Prescribed?

The physicians of the Longevity & Stem Cell Centre of Houston prefer the Progesterone Pellet Implant as a means of long-term relieve of Progesterone deficiencies. For those interested in making an appointment, please call (713) 522-4037

Appointment Request

You may make an appointment at the Longevity & Stem Cell Centre of Houston in several ways:

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