Does dehydroepiandrosterone (dhea) 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.
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.
|Dosage||Frequency||Daily Total||Effectiveness Rating of Dosage|
|Title of Study|
|Dehydroepiandrosterone Supplementation Improves Endothelial Function and Insulin Sensitivity in Men|
|DHEA in Elderly Women and DHEA or Testosterone in Elderly Men|