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DHEA question

I'm taking dhea, is there any contraindications to pregnancy? ie Is it safe if you fall pregnant and are awaiting to see if you menstruate, to continue taking?

Our Expert's Answer

This information was published 7 years, 10 months ago and was correct at the time of publication. It may not reflect our current practices or regulations.

Please note that all the answers we give are on a generic basis only, as we cannot provide more in-depth answers without access to your medical history. If you need a more detailed response, tailored to you, we would recommend a consultation with one of our Fertility Specialists for more comprehensive medical advice.

No harmful effects have been reported so far on taking DHEA however, once you are pregnant then you can stop using it as you don’t need it anymore.