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best time to take dhea supplement

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No: Dhea is metabolized to cortisone, estrogen and testosterone -- and you can't control which one is goes to. Also, there is no medical indication to tak ... Read More

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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Not proven: Not scientifically proven or agreed in the medical community.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
47 years experience Cardiology
No: A healthy 20 yo male should not be on any supplements that have not been proven to treat or prevent anything, in this stage and age we try to practice ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
I cannot find a: reference as to when it should be taken regarding meals, so I would take it on an empty stomach or when convenient.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle mass: I am a strong advocate of eating natural proteins to increase the muscle mass: egg white, edammame beans, quinoa, beans, lentils, teff. Greek yogurt t ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: Dhea is an adrenal androgen. If you are female it could cause virilization: chest/face hair, acne, irregular periods, etc. Otherwise, your adrenal gl ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Why?: The safety of the combo has never been studied. Why would you want to take these supplements which are not recommended as treatment for any human prob ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raul Hernandez
37 years experience Urology
Not usually: Dhea is a precursor and the elevation of testosterone it causes is not substantial. On the other hand, you should measure your testosterone again and ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Miscarriage: Please contact your Gynecologist to discuss your concerns. You may get advice by phone or, more likely, you will have to go and see your Gynecologist. ... Read More

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