Were you looking for information about DHEA? DHEAs is a common misspelling of DHEA.
DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) is a hormone that is available as an over-the-counter dietary supplement. It is used for various age-related conditions and is commonly used to increase sexual desire and function. However, it is important to know that there are many claims for DHEA that are completely unsubstantiated or greatly exaggerated. You should talk to your healthcare provider before using this supplement if you have cancer (or a history of cancer), diabetes, high cholesterol, or liver disease.
(Click DHEA for more information about this supplement, including what else it is used for, how effective it is, and what side effects may occur with treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on DHEA.)