Herbs with mild testosterone effect

unixon_31 at hotmail.com unixon_31 at hotmail.com
Wed Apr 15 23:55:18 EST 1998


Trs10 wrote:
> 
> As far as I understand, no plants have human hormones in them.  However,
> another excellent source you might check out is Bastyr College, a college of
> natural medicine in Seattle, esp. any practitioners experienced with cancer  as
> some cancers can be affected hormonally.  Therfore these doctors would be
> interested in finding hormone affecting phytotherapies.
> By the way, it's spelled ginseng, not ginsing or gingsing.
> Good luck.

I found out that LIGNANS from flexseed  has estrogenic effect and binds
with estrogen receptor. It should be the testosterone equivalence of
LIGNAN that I am looking for. Any herbs that contain this equivalence
will have testosterone-like effect with much much less potency



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