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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dhea: Dhea is a supplement and its a hormone that raises other hormones like estrogen or androgens and thus may lead to side effects and interactions. These ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
No: The dhea is a hormonal (testosterone pathway) supplement that should not cause photosensitivity.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Multiple reasons : First of all you should stop taking extra DHEAS and then repeat your test in 8 weeks ,if it is still elevated there can be other reasons
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Meds: Please don't keep adding "over the counter" meds. Talk to you doctor and see if he/she is OK with what you are taking. Taking more meds and supplemen ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, DHEA is precursor of sexual hormones and can be easily detected in lab test : blood, and urine as well
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Discuss with doctor: Review this with your doctor. If your symptoms are problematic; try to get more than one opinion. Bioidentical hormones are as potent as the presc ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Your IgA level is..: Your IgA level is normal. I high dhea level is usually associated with good health and longevity. Your fatigue has another cause!
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Opsahl
43 years experience Fertility Medicine
Several work: I suggest that there are several combinations of medications that lead to controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. The goal is several mature ovarian foll ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
None: There is no recommended dosage for women. It is one of the steroids in the family with testosterone and can potentially increase the risk of heart att ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
45 years experience Endocrinology
Depends: B"sd DHEAS is the stable (sulfated) form of DHEA the major precusor steroid hormone in the androgen/estrogen pathway. It is a marker of overall adrena ... Read More
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