What is DHEA/Pregnenolone?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Pregnenolone is one of the hormones naturally produced in the body. It is sometimes referred to as the "mother hormone" because it is the precursor for dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and all of the steroid and sex hormones.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with DHEA/Pregnenolone

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking DHEA/Pregnenolone

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking DHEA/Pregnenolone

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking DHEA/Pregnenolone


Currently taking DHEA/Pregnenolone

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking DHEA/Pregnenolone

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for DHEA/Pregnenolone.