Recent tests of DHEA supplements showed that most products contained their claimed amounts of the controversial ingredient, but one provided only 14.7% of its listed amount, ConsumerLab.com, White Plains, NY, reported. Read More »
A.M. Todd Botanical Therapeutics now offers dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) following an export ban recently lifted by the Chinese government. On top of supply challenges, a rigorous and substantive “process of authentication” is now requir… Read More »
Members of Washington, D.C.-based Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) have adopted a new voluntary program for responsible marketing of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA). Under the new program, CRN members agree to the following voluntary guidelines… Read More »
Trimspa, Whippany, NJ, has introduced Metabospa, a non-Hoodia based weight loss supplement containing Metabonex (7-oxo DHEA). 7-oxo DHEA is a thermogenic, clinically proven ingredient, supplied by Humanetics, which promotes weight loss by… Read More »
Indication: Non-major depression in HIV/AIDS patients
Source: Am J Psychiatry, January 2006;163(1):59-66.
Research: This study was designed to assess the efficacy of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) as a potential treatment for non-major depressio… Read More »
On May 31st, Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), John McCain (R-AZ) and George Allen (R-VA) introduced a new bill—S. 1137—in the Senate that would classify dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) as an anabolic steroid, thereby making it illegal to sel… Read More »
On May 31 st, Senators Chuck Grassley (R-IA), John McCain (R-AZ) and George Allen (R-VA) introduced a new bill—S. 1137—in the Senate that would classify dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) as an anabolic steroid, thereby making it illegal to se… Read More »
Source: Arch Gen Psychiatry, February, 2005;62(2):154-62.
Research: To evaluate the efficacy of DHEA as a monotherapy treatment for midlife-onset depression, a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover treat… Read More »
In a recent product review ConsumerLab.com, White Plains, NY, found that three of the 17 DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) supplement products it tested contained less than their claimed amounts of this hormone—one having less than one-fifth of wha… Read More »