Hormones in a Placenta

Placenta Encapsulation can help you with hormonal balance following birth. These are the known hormones in placentas that help with postpartum healing.

Cortisone - fights off stress and is energy boosting

Gammaglobulin - immune boosting hormone

Gonadotrophin - this is the precursor to estrogen, progesterone and testosterone.

Hemoglobin - how your body replenishes iron, prevents anemia

Interferon - Stimulates the Immune system. This can help with preventing infection postpartum.

Oxytocin - the love hormone, facilitates bonding between mother and the new baby. This hormone also helps with reduced perception of pain.

Prolactin - promotes lactation 

Prostaglandins - anti inflammatory

Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TRH) - boosts energy and helps recover from stress

Urokinase inhibiting factor and Factor XIII - stops bleeding and promotes wound healing. 

These hormones work together to help with:

  • balanced mood
  • lactation support
  • hormonal balance
  • increased energy
  • better sleep
  • immune system booster
  • faster healing
  • replace hormones and nutrients lost during birth