What is DHEA Complex?

Category: Supplements

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See also: Dehydroepiandrosterone DHEA

DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) is a hormone made in body and secreted by the adrenal gland. DHEA serves as precursor to male and female sex hormones (androgens and estrogens). DHEA Complex contains traditional balancing herbs.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fibromyalgia 7 3
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 4 3
Increase effect of another treatment 2 1
Systemic lupus erythematosus 2 1
Brain fog 1 1
General health 1 0

Show all 7 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with DHEA Complex

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking DHEA Complex

Dosage Patients
25 mg daily 3
2 mg daily 1
75 mg daily 1
150 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking DHEA Complex

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 4
Doctor's advice 1
Expense 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking DHEA Complex

Duration

Currently taking DHEA Complex

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking DHEA Complex

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 2
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for DHEA Complex.