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androsterone

  1. FitnessMike

    Your androsterone experiences??

    as above.
  2. Mauritio

    Light exposure increases androsterone by 200% in males

    This is one of these good, old studies from the 30ies. They applied light to different body parts of depressed individuals and measured androsterone output afterwards. The light contained UV- and infrared light, similarly to sunlight: "...the spectrum of this lamp consists of 52% infrared...
  3. Cameron

    Want a beard? Take androsterone

    https://www.readcube.com/articles/10.1038/226869a0 Androsterone has the greatest effect as an androgen in beard growth 20 mgs a day sublingual
  4. Cameron

    Androsterone’s correlation to 5-AR

    High levels of androsterone in males correlate with higher overall 5-AR activity as well as DHEA.. “Androsterone: A DHEA metabolite derived from androstenedione via the activity of 5AR followed by 3α-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (3α-HSD), and therefore useful for monitoring 5AR. If androsterone...
  5. Cameron

    Androsterone and SHBG in training/supplementing androsterone would be of benefit in athletes

    “To determine how weight lifting training may affect serum and urinary androgens, we measured total serum testosterone (T), cortisol, sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) and urinary testosterone, epitestosterone, androsterone, and etiocholanolone, in a group of 19 elite weight lifters after 20...
  6. Cameron

    Topical or oral androsterone??

    What was more effective for individuals topical or oral androsterone? I’m curious if the effect of 5ar activation in the skin with topical Andro is noticeably superior than oral convenience and bioavailability. Will oral convert more likely to an inactive weaker back door androgen via liver...
  7. B

    Androsterone Reversed AAS Induced Gynecomastia

    I've been running Trestolone (MENT) for ~1 week now at 25mgs per day. Definitely not peat approved but I've made this decision with that in mind already. Trestolone is a 19-Nortestosterone derivative thus has progestogenic action as well as androgenic and estrogenic. This compound converts...
  8. TheGoogler

    Negative effects from dosing too much Androsterone+Pansterone?

    I usually use 2-3 drops androsterone+4-5 drops pansterone once a day, or slightly less of each 2x a day, and the effects over the course of several months were quite noticeable. Improved energy, motivation, self-discipline, fat loss and muscle gain, decreased depressive symptoms. I wanted to...
  9. fever257

    HCG And Proviron - Are They Safe?

    Hello, I need to inquire about the safety of two separate drugs/steroids that I'm inclined to take. Both of these would be to optimize hormonal issues engendered by 5-AR blocking via finasteride. I'm positive that I need to push my system artificially with a drug in order to heal my hormones...
  10. E

    In Addition To Testosterone, Another Hormone Is Vital For Early Male Development (Androsterone)

    In Addition to Testosterone, Another Hormone Is Vital for Early Male Development | Science | Smithsonian Magazine In Addition to Testosterone, Another Hormone Is Vital for Early Male Development A hormone called androsterone, produced in the placenta and other organs, plays a role in...
  11. C

    Androsterone Dosage Sweet Spot

    What do you guys consider would be a decent Androsterone dosage applied to the nipples with the aim to reduce puffy nipples without risking supression? Would be a good idea not applying it everyday and about 1mg only spread across the two nipples instead of one drop on each nipple? Thanks.
  12. haidut

    Androsterone May Be The Main Source Of DHT, Drives Fetal Masculinization

    The study below demonstrates that not only may androsterone be the primary pro-hormone used endogenously for DHT synthesis, it likely also drives the masculinization of sexual organs in the fetus. For a long time it was thought that the so-called "front pathway" using testosterone (T) produced...
  13. Peatogenic

    Long-term Androsterone

    I feel that Androsterone has been a wonder drug for me, offering benefits to my mental health, strength, youthfulness, and libido. It seems to also have a toning effect on my body, removing excess water in face, chest, etc. My erections are also stronger. Definitely increased appetite I...
  14. Peatogenic

    Androsterone Is Great

    Makes me feel strong and more masculine...like i can accomplish anything...hard to describe that feeling. I took aspirin and thyroid years ago, and I would liken it to the feel I had taking those.
  15. haidut

    Structural Requirements For An Optimal Anti-Catabolic Steroid

    This post will be a bit long, but I hope it is worth it. I think @Jsaute21 and @dand will find it highly interesting but the information here applies just as much to females wishing to preserve lean tissue and prevent the catabolism that often occurs with aging. Here we go. Lately, I have been...
  16. MOUNTAINBEAR

    Applying Idealabs Supplements On Scrotum

    I've posted before on the putting pansterone, androsterone, vitamin K and thyromax on my scrotum with some notable success. Haidut recommended I tried pure T3. Well here are a few observations: -two drops of 8mcg of tyronene each on each testicle before bed: very sound sleep, and sex drive and...
  17. haidut

    A List Of Androgens That Stimulate 5-AR Activity

    Increasing 5-AR activity has received a lot of interest lately due to its therapeutic effects on mood disorders as well as issues with excess cortisol (5-AR deactivates cortisol). Unfortunately, the official story is that there are no freely available compounds that can stimulate 5-AR activity...
  18. haidut

    Androgens (androsterone/DHEA/T) Are Calcium Channel Blockers / Antagonists

    The study found that all tested androgens, as well as progesterone were calcium channel blockers and 5b-DHT was the most potent. Androsterons was next, and it was equipotent to DHEA and testosterone. While the dose used in the study was high, the authors believe that the same effects may be...
  19. haidut

    The Trophic Effects Of Androsterone

    As I mentioned in a few past threads, androsterone was studied intensively in the first half of the 20th century and one of the reasons was its functional similarity to thyroid. In addition to its hypocholesterolemic effect androsterone was also found to be highly trophic to a number of organs...
  20. haidut

    The Thyromimetic Mechanism Of Androsterone (and Other Androgens)

    As I posted in one of the androsterone threads, studies in the first half of the 20th century discovered hypocholesteremic and pyrogenic effects of androsterone and many animal models and also in humans. However, the direct mechanism for these effects of androsterone was not elucidated by these...
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