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Stimulates uterine contractions and milk ejection during suckling; target uterus and breasts
Decreases water loss by increasing reabsorption of water into blood and decreasing urine production and increase blood pressure
Triggers ovulation and stimulates secretion of estrogen and progesterone in females. Males: stimulates production of sperm
Increases glucose formation lipoylis; resistance to stress. decreases inflammation. Target most cells
human Growth Hormone
Stimulates secretion of insulin -like growth factor. Causing growth of the body cells.
Decreases blood calcium levels by inhibiting osteoclasts; Stimulates activity of osteoclasts. target tissue, osteoclasts
Follicle Stimulating Hormone
Stimulates development of oocytes and induce secretion of estrogen and progesterone.
Stimulates the secretion of Luteinizing Hormone and Follicle Stimulating Hormone
Increases water absorption by osmosis; decreases water in urnine; increases K+ and H+ secretion
Decent of testes before birth. Regulation of spermatogeneis. Develement and maintenance of male secondary sex traits
Estrogen and Progesterone
Regulates females reproductive cycle and oogenesis. Maintains pregnancy and prepares mammary glands for lactation. Development and female sex characteristic
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