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Does taking dhea help with the release of testosterone?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

It does not.

In brief: No

It does not.
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: DHEA increases

Very little gets converted to testosterone itself! Can work well. 100mg bid. is best!

In brief: DHEA increases

Very little gets converted to testosterone itself! Can work well. 100mg bid. is best!
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Gurney Pearsall
Anti-Aging Medicine

In brief: Release or Suppress?

To begin, here this the biochemical pathyway that involves dhea: http://sproutsavvy.
Com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/major-sex-hormone-pathways-diagram-_2_.Jpg there is much debate as to what happens to the pathway above when we introduce precursors like pregnenolone and dhea to the body. Is there feedback inhibition? Is there downstream augmentation? More research is needed.

In brief: Release or Suppress?

To begin, here this the biochemical pathyway that involves dhea: http://sproutsavvy.
Com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/major-sex-hormone-pathways-diagram-_2_.Jpg there is much debate as to what happens to the pathway above when we introduce precursors like pregnenolone and dhea to the body. Is there feedback inhibition? Is there downstream augmentation? More research is needed.
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