Signs / symptoms of high estrogen/aromatase and top 5 supplements to inhibit the aromatase

Blocking the aromatase is crucial for decreasing estrogen, whether you have high testosterone or not. Lower aromatase activity will leaves more testosterone to bind with androgen receptors to exert its anabolic effect, as well as to be converted to DHT via 5-AR (5 alpha reductase). High Estrogen symptoms include: Pelvic painNight wakings and sweats (can't sleep … Continue reading Signs / symptoms of high estrogen/aromatase and top 5 supplements to inhibit the aromatase

Zinc: anti-estrogen, -prolactin, steroidogenesis, pro-dopamine

Zinc, a very important water-soluble trace mineral, is involved in over 300 enzymatic reactions and even more proteins. Zinc regulates neurotransmitters, behavior, learning & memory, neural development, fuel metabolism, RNA/DNA synthesis, muscle protein synthesis (increase mTOR), growth, hormone production, insulin (involved in the synthesis, storage and release of insulin), fatty acid oxidation, improve hypertension (by … Continue reading Zinc: anti-estrogen, -prolactin, steroidogenesis, pro-dopamine

Thyroid and testosterone production

How does your thyroid status affect your androgen levels? The thyroid produces two hormones, namely T4 and T3. T4 is converted to T3 via the deiodinases enzyme and T4 levels are always higher than T3 levels. T4 is just considered as a pro-hormone, as it's converted to T3, which is the active hormone. T3 binds with … Continue reading Thyroid and testosterone production

Vitamin E: boosts androgens, lowers estrogen and prolactin and supports muscle growth

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble vitamin that is very important in steroidogenesis, and at the same time it keeps unwanted hormones such as prolactin and estrogen low. It also plays a vital part in making intense exercise possible as well as developing the muscles you want. It has powerful antioxidant properties that boost the immunity … Continue reading Vitamin E: boosts androgens, lowers estrogen and prolactin and supports muscle growth

Bananas for Testosterone

  I enjoy eating fruit and mainly because it has lots of benefits. For one, you eat it raw, so it's still in it's natural state and unaltered by a cooking process or other harmful processes. One of these great beneficial fruits are bananas. They are known for being a great energy booster and provide … Continue reading Bananas for Testosterone