When in my menstrual cycle should I take FERTINATAL® DHEA?
Supplementation with DHEA can be started at any time in your menstrual cycle. Based on the studies conducted by the CHR and other leading fertility researchers, supplementation with FERTINATAL® DHEA for female fertility is recommended uninterrupted, for at least 6 weeks up to 18 weeks. CHR emphasizes that DHEA be continued for at least 6 weeks and until positive pregnancy test. To understand the rationale behind this recommendation, please refer to our improve egg quality page, which explains the maturation process of eggs and how androgens may enhance healthy growth of eggs in the ovary.