In order to get breast growth, one has to stimulate the estrogen receptors and not stimulate the testosterone receptors. Like Dorothy on the Wizard of Oz, they could always have clicked their ruby slipper heels and written the prescriptions if they had had the knowledge. About half of trans women are happy with the growth they get but about half go in for breast augmentation surgery. To investigate breast development in transwomen during their first year of CHT and whether clinical or laboratory parameters predict breast development. Lisa Rapaport. The theory behind trans woman HT is to maintain blood levels of estrogen in the range of the average female and reduce the levels of testosterone.
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In the case of spironolactone, one has to look out for dehydration and too much potassium in the blood hyperkaliemia and sometimes too much calcium hypercalcemia. The theory behind trans woman HT is to maintain blood levels of estrogen in the range of the average female and reduce the levels of testosterone. The free clinics that will be glad to put you on HT as long as you take your estradiol and other drugs by injection and get tested regularly for sexually transmitted diseases STI. Although obese trans women had the biggest breast size after six months, their development was similar to growth for other participants by the end of the study.
We prevent testosterone from becoming the more powerful dihydrotestosterone DHT using finasteride.