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Testosterone

  1. 2. <ul><li>Hydrogen, Oxygen, and Carbon make up Testosterone. </li></ul>Oxygen Carbon Hydrogen
  2. 3. <ul><li>Cypionate </li></ul><ul><li>Enanthate </li></ul><ul><li>Propionate </li></ul>All are oil soluble and are dominantly used for building muscle.
  3. 4. <ul><li>Testosterone contains both Hydroxyl and Carbonyl function groups. </li></ul>hydroxyl carbonyl
  4. 5. <ul><li>Steroids are lipids characterized by a carbon skeleton consisting of four fused rings. </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>Creates muscle mass </li></ul><ul><li>Regulates reproductive system </li></ul><ul><li>Regulates metabolism and immune function </li></ul><ul><li>Modulates the fluidity of cell membrane </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Testosterone is responsible for : </li></ul><ul><li>male secondary sex characteristics (ex: increased muscle, hair, and bone growth) </li></ul><ul><li>growth for reproductive organs ,(ex: testes and prostate), sperm, and overall body </li></ul><ul><li>Stimulates blood flow </li></ul><ul><li>Health and well being (ex: preventing Osteoporosis) </li></ul><ul><li>Creates sex drive </li></ul><ul><li>More… </li></ul>
  7. 9. <ul><li>Although I do not have as much testosterone as estrogen in my body (because I am a girl), I still have it. It is produced in the ovaries and adrenal glands… </li></ul><ul><li>Testosterone effects me by: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Creating muscle mass </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Creating sex drive (for after the age of 21 and marriage, when it is ok to have kids) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improving my mood (recent studies determined this in women) </li></ul></ul>

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