5 doctors weighed in:
Does dhea really help us grow?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Slade Suchecki
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Limited use
Dhea is a steroid hormone manufactured by adrenal glands.
It is involved in many processes. What growth are you wondering about - fetal development or muscle building? Consider reading this article - http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/dhea/ns_patient-dhea.

In brief: Limited use
Dhea is a steroid hormone manufactured by adrenal glands.
It is involved in many processes. What growth are you wondering about - fetal development or muscle building? Consider reading this article - http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/dhea/ns_patient-dhea.
Dr. Slade Suchecki
Dr. Slade Suchecki
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Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
In brief: No
Made in the ovary and adrenal it is is not a growth hormone.
Addisonians with primary ovarian failure still reach good heights when their other hormones are adequatly replaced. Dhea supplements do not increase height either.

In brief: No
Made in the ovary and adrenal it is is not a growth hormone.
Addisonians with primary ovarian failure still reach good heights when their other hormones are adequatly replaced. Dhea supplements do not increase height either.
Dr. David Geffner
Dr. David Geffner
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