Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) improve insulin sensitivity

Does dehydroepiandrosterone (dhea) improve insulin sensitivity?

Effectiveness Rating for Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)'s Ability to Improve Insulin Sensitivity

The effectiveness rating is a measure of how well dehydroepiandrosterone (dhea) is able to improve insulin sensitivity. The overall rating for this claim is 2 out of 3. There is some research showing the supplement's ability to deliever on this particular claim is warranted. Using Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) to improve insulin sensitivity may lead to positive results.

Confidence Rating for Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)'s Ability to Improve Insulin Sensitivity

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 Improve Insulin Sensitivity

Dosage Frequency Daily Total Effectiveness Rating of Dosage
25mg once daily 25mg
75mg once daily 75mg


Title of Study
Dehydroepiandrosterone Supplementation Improves Endothelial Function and Insulin Sensitivity in Men
DHEA in Elderly Women and DHEA or Testosterone in Elderly Men

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