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Possible Interaction: Progesterone and Vitamin A




Vitamin A

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Vitamin A can potentiate the effects of progesterone.
Minerva ginecologica  •  1976  |  View Paper
During the follicular phase, serum retinol was associated negatively with progesterone and positively with LH.
The Journal of reproductive medicine  •  2004  |  View Paper
Progesterone , previously shown to increase the esterification of retinol by lecithin:retinol acyltransferase (LRAT) in vitro, was added to the SC medium; progesterone facilitated retinol uptake in cultured SC.
Experimental cell research  •  1993  |  View Paper
Results showed that both retinol and retinoic acid greatly increased progesterone production in this cloned cell line.
Biochemistry international  •  1990  |  View Paper
In contrast, treatment with the same amount of vitamin A was associated with a significant (P<0.01) increase in progesterone production of the cells.
Stimulation of progesterone production by vitamin A was noted in dose-dependent manners.
Nihon juigaku zasshi. The Japanese journal of veterinary science  •  1987  |  View Paper