The generally-recommended dose is 25 to 50 mg a day for women, and 50 to 75 mg a day for men. Specialists recommend an initial dose of 25 mg per day, together with a blood test after two or three weeks to check the blood DHEA level, as the best way to determine the proper dosage. Men are also advised to check their PSA level, an indicator of prostate disorder.
DHEA should NOT be used by persons who suffer from, or may be suffering prostate or testicular conditions including cancer.
Because DHEA can convert to testosterone, and because testosterone can convert to estrogen, we recommend use of an Estrogen Blocker containing DIM and I3C with regular DHEA use.
Since DHEA is a natural hormone, there have been no reports of noticeable side effects. Dosages higher than 500 mg per day are not advisable.
DHEA use is not recommended for children, pregnant or lactating women, people suffering from benign hypertrophia or carcinoma of the prostate, and women with breast cancer or ovarian carcinoma. With respect to cancer, please note that DHEA does not cause the disease; it can, however, have a magnifying effect.
Long-term use of this product should be supervised and monitored by a health care professional.
This product and its statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to treat, cure or prevent any disease. The above information is provided under the supplying company's terms and conditions and should not replace the advice of your personal physician.
This product is not available for shipment to the EU
Caution: DHEA is controlled in Norway and may be controlled in your country.