DHEA (Dehydroepiandrosterone) is the hormone that is secreted more than any other hormone over a lifetime.DHEA is converted into a variety of different derivatives, including estrogen and testosterone. DHEA is also responsible for controlling negative effects of cortisol excess.
Common Signs and Symptoms of DHEA Deficiency:
- Face looks strained
- Dry eyes and hair
- Scant hair under arms and in pubic region
- Dry skin
- Pot belly and cellulite on thighs
- Feeling of insecurity
- Anxious and gloomy mood
- Low libido (in females)
- Low energy
Consult your doctor about the benefits and side effects of increasing your DHEA levels through bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT).
Once a prescription is written, Allz Well Pharmacy can help you get the medication covered by insurance, either directly or through reimbursement. Bioidentical hormones are prepared daily in our laboratory and can be shipped the same day, ensuring that you begin your treatment at your earliest convenience.
Adverse reactions to Bioidentical hormones may be related to dose or composition of the prescription. Patients should consult their Physician or Pharmacist if they experience any of these symptoms or have any questions.