Posts Tagged ‘Aromatase’
3 Surprising Foods that Block Aromatase Enzyme
Medical Review by Dr. Vlad Belghiru, MD Fact is that estrogen – even though it’s called the female hormone – is also present in the male body. It has some functions, for joints and memory mainly, but in excess it leads to problems such as: man boobs, mood swings, feminizing body changes, and generally, lack of…Read More
Resveratrol and Testosterone: Natural Estrogen Blocker
Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD Resveratrol is a naturally occurring polyphenol found in the skin of red grapes, mulberries, and blueberries. Its popularity has been soaring these past years due to research theorizing the compound of having an anti-aging, blood flow promoting effects. Resveratrol is the compound also claimed to cause the health benefits…Read More
5 Estrogen Blocker Supplements that Inhibit Aromatase
Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD In this article, I break down the 5 estrogen supplements that are proven to help lower high estrogen levels. Now, there are many reasons why high estrogen levels are no good news for men. Sure you need some for bone & joint health, and brain function, but most men…Read More
DIM and Testosterone: Indole-3-Carbinol Blocks Estrogen?
Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD DIM (3,3′-diindolylmethane) is a naturally occurring byproduct of indole-3-carbinol (IC3), and IC3 itself is a byproduct of glucosinolate glucobrassicin, which is a compound found in all cruciferous vegetables, such as broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, Brussels sprouts, kale, and the like. There has been much discussion about DIM and its effects…Read More
6-OXO and Testosterone: Controversial Aromatase Inhibitor
By Ali Kuoppala | Last reviewed Tue 25 September 2018 Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD 6-OXO, better known as androstenedione (4-Androstene-3,6,17-trione), is a popular testosterone booster and estrogen blocker. It’s most commonly used among bodybuilders as a post-cycle treatment after exogenous steroid use in order to “jump-start” the body’s natural production of testosterone. It…Read More
Chrysin for Lower Estrogen and Aromatase Inhibition?
By Ali Kuoppala | Last reviewed Tue 25 September 2018 Medical Review by Gerardo Sison, PharmD Chrysin is probably one of the most well known estrogen blockers out there. Yet I have never talked about it on this site. After a flood of emails about the supplement, I’m finally addressing chrysin in this blog, but…Read More
18 Foods that Lower Estrogen Levels Naturally
Medical Review by Dr. Vlad Belghiru, MD Here’s a detailed list of 18 different foods that are known for their ability to decrease estrogen levels through multiple different pathways. (Just like there are at least 30 foods that can stimulate testosterone production). One could say that these foods base the foundation of an anti-estrogenic diet, you know,…Read More