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Chemical Phytoestrogens

Name Phytoestrogens
Equivalent Terms Estrogen Like Plant Extracts | Estrogen-Like Plant Extracts | Estrogen, Plant | Estrogens, Plant | Extracts, Estrogen-Like Plant | Phytoestrogen | Phyto Estrogen | Phyto-Estrogen | Plant Estrogen | Plant Estrogens | Plant Extracts, Estrogen-Like
Definition Compounds derived from plants, primarily ISOFLAVONES that mimic or modulate endogenous estrogens, usually by binding to ESTROGEN RECEPTORS.
Curator Note For additional curated data about phytoestrogens, see if a separate chemical page already exists for the specific phytoestrogen (e.g., Genistein, Quercetin, daidzein, epigallocatechin gallate etc.)
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MeSH® ID D048789
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ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pharmacologic Actions Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Physiological Effects of Drugs Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hormones Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Estrogens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Estrogens, Non-Steroidal Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Phytoestrogens Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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