The effect of exhaustion exercise on thyroid hormones and testosterone levels of elite athletes receiving oral zinc


Kilic M., Baltaci A. K. , Gunay M. , Gokbel H., Okudan N., Cicioglu I.

NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY LETTERS, vol.27, pp.247-252, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY LETTERS
  • Page Numbers: pp.247-252
  • Keywords: wrestlers, exhaustion, exercise, zinc supplementation, PHYSICAL-EXERCISE, DEFICIENCY, PLASMA, BLOOD, RESPONSES, SERUM, THYROPARATHYROIDECTOMY, SUPPLEMENTATION, PARAMETERS, METABOLISM

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: The present study aims to investigate how exhaustion exercise affects thyroid hormones and testosterone levels in elite athletes who are supplemented with oral zinc sulfate for 4 weeks.