Biosom DHEA

What is Metagenics Biosom DHEA?

DHEA is the most common steroid hormone produced in the body.  It is often referred to as the youth hormone.  It can be metabolize into the other sex hormones including testosterone and estrogen and other metabolites.  Metagenics Biosom DHEA is a very well researched bioidentical hormone and has an astonishing range of benefits.  Youthful levels are associated with good health and low levels are associated with various diseases and have been implicated in:
  • accelerated aging
  • unhealthy cholesterol
  • depression
  • inflammation
  • immune system disorders
  • alzheimer's
  • diabetes
  • osteoporosis
In women, low DHEA can result in:
  • decreased libido
  • decresed muscle mass
  • decreased bone density
  • decreased energy
In men, low DHEA is an important complement to testosterone therapy and is an effective therapy for erectile dysfunction.

How does Metagenics Biosom DHEA help with Cognitive Decline?

After 35, our DHEA levels begin to decline.  One of the most stressing elements of aging is cognitive decline.  Elderly patients often test very low in their DHEA levels.  DHEA like Metagenics Biosom DHEA, has been shown to improve cognitive functions in the elderly.

Should I Consider Metagenics Biosom DHEA

Since DHEA is a hormone, it is important to test your levels as good hormone health is a function of balance.  You can do this at home with a simple blood spot panel that you can order here.  Or a more comprehensive hormone panel can be done through a 24 hour at home urine collection.  The name of this test is the Rhein complete hormone profile and can be ordered here.

Metagenics Biosom DHEA

Metagenics BioSōm DHEA is designed to:
Promote DHEA and DHEA sulfate levels associated with healthy adrenal function.*
Modulate the metabolism of androgens, which can influence sexual function.*

Metagenics Biosom DHEA 2 oz. $15.99

Metagenics BioSōm DHEA provides dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) encapsulated in liposomes—microscopic, multi-layered spheres delivered via a pleasant-tasting liquid spray.

Shake well before using. Spray in mouth and mix with saliva for 20 seconds, then swallow. Take one serving one to four times daily in divided doses or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Serving Size: 0.7 mL (one full pump of spray bottle)
  • Stevia Leaf Extract (Stevia rebaudiana) 7 mg
  • DHEA (Dehydroepiandrosterone) 5 mg
  • Grapefruit Seed Extract (Citricidal spp.) 350 mcg

Other Ingredients: Purified water, castor oil, polysorbate 60, natural flavors, benzyl alcohol, sorbitan stearate, potassium sorbate (as preservative), lecithin (soy), xanthan gum, disodium EDTA (preservative)