What strength DHEA tablet should I take?

I have just had an AMH result of 5.42 and been told my chances of IVF success are slim. What dose of DHEA should I take to improve my chances?

Our Expert's Answer

This information was published 7 years, 11 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.

You have not told me how old you are. If you are under 40 years old then you may still have a chance of conceiving with IVF. If you are over 40 then your chances are reduced. Clinical studies have shown women with a poor ovarian reserve may benefit from taking the dietary supplement DHEA. Further details of this can be found on our website.