Pregnane X Receptor (PXR): Adrenal, Ketosis & Side Effects

Written by Helen Quach, BS (Biochemistry) | Last updated:

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The pregnane X receptor plays an important role in the body by helping the body handle foreign substances. While it decreases inflammation and helps liver function, it also has its cons. It’s important to try and figure out whether you are a high or low PXR producer – and we can figure that out by genes, symptoms and blood tests.

Read more below to learn about PXR.