Aldosterone

What is Aldosterone?

Aldosterone is a steroidal hormone secreted by adrenal cortex. It acts on distal tubules and collecting ducts of nephrons of kidney and helps in reabsorption of water,Na etc.

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I would like to know how I can increase the aldosterone level naturally

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Aldosterone

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Changes in posture can affect aldosterone levels in the blood.
Upon rising, the blood may pool in the...

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I would like to know how I can increase levels of aldosterone naturally

doctor1 MD

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Hello,
Good day.
Aldosterone is a hormone produced mainly in Adrenal gland and also in various other sites. It...

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I have elevated neuron specific enolase in revent labs. Speckled ANA, elevated aldosterone, but normal DHEAS. I have normochromic, normocytic anemia...

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Rheumatologist

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Thanks for your query.

It appears that you have some kind of connective tissue disorder...

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