what is the function of thyroxine hormone?

Asked by shubham agarwal | 18th Sep, 2010, 08:12: PM

Expert Answer:

Functions of thyroxine hormone-
  • Increases cardiac output
  • Increases heart rate
  • Increases ventilation rate
  • Increases basal metabolic rate
  • Potentiates the effects of catecholamines (i.e increases sympathetic activity)
  • Potentiates brain development
  • Thickens endometrium in females
  • Answered by  | 18th Sep, 2010, 11:55: PM

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