in the anterior pituitary gland. stimulates cell growth and replication by accelerating protein synthesis.
in the anterior pituitary gland. with other hormones stimulates the mammary glands and milk production.
in the anterior pituitary gland. it promotes follicle (egg) development, secretion of estrogen, sperm production in males.
in the anterior pituitary gland. induces ovulation produces reproductive cells in females. stimulates androgens for males.
in the anterior pituitary gland. stimulates melanocytes in the skin increasing production of melanin.
in the posterior pituitary gland. hormone that helps with contractions, labor, sex, and ejaculation of sperm and release of milk.
Epinephrine and Norepinephrine
in the Adrenal Medulla gland. increases cardiac activity, blood pressure, increases the breakdown of glycogen to increase muscle power and endurance.
Cortisol and Corticosterone
in the adrenal cortex gland. promotes glucose production and triggers anti-inflammatory response.
in the adrenal cortex gland. retention of sodium by preventing loss of sodium in urine, sweat, and saliva.
in the pineal gland. inhibits reproductive function, protexts neural tissue from free radicals. establishes wake-sleep cycle aka circadium rhythm.