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Possible Interaction: Progesterone and Vitamin C




Vitamin C

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

In vitro, estrogens and progesterone inhibited ascorbic acid accumulation in intestinal cells.
Maturitas  •  2002  |  View Paper
Recent reports suggest that administration of AA increases the level of steroids such as progesterone in the body.
The administration of AA for 1, 2, and 5 d induced significant increase in serum progesterone levels and afforded protection against AKI.
The Journal of surgical research  •  2014  |  View Paper
Vitamin C treatment alone increased basal progesterone concentrations to 531% after 30min compared to 253% after 24h.
Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior  •  2010  |  View Paper
Incubation of the dispersed luteal cells from day 15 of pregnancy in vitro showed that FeSO4 and ascorbic acid , which induce lipid peroxidation, significantly inhibited progesterone secretion.
Journal of reproduction and fertility  •  1993  |  View Paper
Treatment with ascorbic acid (0.5 mM) increased the secretion of oxytocin and progesterone , as previously described, but not that of inhibin.
Reproduction, fertility, and development  •  1990  |  View Paper
A surge of FSH and LH release occurred 6 h after progesterone in control animals and those injected with the ascorbic acid diluent into the VNAT.
Endocrinology  •  1977  |  View Paper
17β-Estradiol and progesterone also inhibit the transport of ascorbic acid and, in their presence, corticosteroid production is increased.
Endocrinology  •  1968  |  View Paper
PROG treatment also enhanced the transcript levels and activities of antioxidant enzymes and maintained higher levels of reduced glutathione and ascorbic acid than the control fruit.
Food chemistry  •  2019  |  View Paper