Effectiveness Rating for Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)'s Ability to Decrease Body Fat

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well dehydroepiandrosterone (dhea) is able to decrease body fat. The overall rating for this claim is 1.5 out of 3. There is some research showing the supplement's ability to deliever on this particular claim is warranted. Using Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) to decrease body fat may lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)'s Ability to Decrease Body Fat

The confidence rating is a mesure of how valid the effectiveness rating is. This rating is based on how many studies are included in the database on this topic.

There are 2 studies in the database on dehydroepiandrosterone (dhea); the confidence rating is 40. A score above 80 means the effectiveness rating for this supplement is reliable. A score under 80 means there is insufficient evidence to ensure a reliable effectiveness rating.

Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) Dose to Decrease Body Fat

Dosage Frequency Daily Total Effectiveness Rating of Dosage
100mg once daily 100mg
75mg once daily 75mg
75mg once daily 75mg


Title of Study
The effect of six months treatment with a 100 mg daily dose of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on circulating sex steroids, body composition and muscle strength in ageā€advanced men and women
DHEA in Elderly Women and DHEA or Testosterone in Elderly Men