Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Lower Testosterone Levels In Unborn Sons

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Acetaminophen may reduce testosterone production in the male offspring according to a mice examination by the University of Edinburgh. When the female mice were fed acetaminophen for seven days, the unborn male offspring showed an 18% drop in seminal vesicle weight and a 45% drop in testosterone levels. Via Medical Daily. May 21, 2015.


Alanna McCatty

Alanna McCatty

Alanna McCatty is founder and CEO of McCatty Scholars, an organization that devises and implements financial literacy programs for students to combat the nationwide issue of the loss of educational opportunity due to the ramifications of burdensome student debt. At MedShadow, she reports on new findings and research on the side effects of prescription drugs. She is a graduate of Pace University.


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