TROPIC HORMONE (TROPHIC HORMONE)

any of a category of anterior pituitary hormones which impact the excretion of other endocrine glands. The tropic hormones are inclusive of follicle-stimulating hormone, thyroid-stimulating hormone, luteinizing hormone, and adrenocorticotropic hormone.

TROPIC HORMONE (TROPHIC HORMONE): "Tropic hormone imbalances are most common in woman and can be treated pharmaceutically with synthetic drugs, or holistically with natural alternatives."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TROPIC HORMONE (TROPHIC HORMONE)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tropic-hormone-trophic-hormone/ (accessed October 13, 2019).
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