State the functions of progesterone in females.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 16th Jul, 2014, 08:32: AM

Expert Answer:

Functions of progesterone in females:

  1. Progesterone supports pregnancy.

  2. It acts on mammary glands and stimulates milk secretion.

  3. It also promotes the development of sac-like structures in mammary glands to store milk.

Answered by  | 16th Jul, 2014, 10:32: AM