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GLAND HORMONE(S) SYMPTOMS OF DEFICIENCY SYMPTOMS OF EXCESS
Adrenals Cortisol fatigue, weight loss, inability to fight stress, poor immunity weight gain, stretch marks, fatigue
Aldosterone fatigue, dizziness on standing high blood pressure
DHEA (Dehydroepiandrosterone) fatigue, depression, decreased libido excess hair growth (women), breast enlargement (men)
Adrenals/ovaries (women) testosterone fatigue, decreased libido, decreased muscle mass excess hair growth
estrogens - E1 (estrone), E2 (estradiol), E3 (estriol)       fatigue, decreased libido, hair loss, osteoporosis, heart disease irritability
Adrenals/testes (men) testosterone fatigue, decreased libido, decreased muscle mass, difficulty with erections balding, prostate enlargement
estrogens fatigue, osteoporosis breast enlargement, infertility
Pancreas insulin diabetes weight gain, fatigue
glucagon hypoglycemia, weight gain diabetes
GLP-1 diabetes weight gain
Thyroid T4 (thyroxine), T3 (triiodothyronine) fatigue, depression, weight gain fatigue, anxiety, sweating
Pituitary GH (growth hormone) fatigue, depression, weight gain arthritis, diabetes
ACTH (adrenocorticotrophic hormone) fatigue, weight loss, inability to fight stress weight gain, stretch marks, fatigue
prolactin irregular periods, breast discharge irregular periods, breast discharge
TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone) underactive thyroid overactive thyroid
LH (luteinizing hormone)

FSH (follicle stimulating hormone)

underactive gonads overactive gonads
Parathyroids PTH (parathyroid hormone) tingling, depression abdominal pain, fatigue,depression
Kidneys Vitamin D muscle pain, fatigue fatigue, depression, bone pain