DHEA in elderly women and DHEA or testosterone in elderly men.

@article{Nair2006DHEAIE,
  title={DHEA in elderly women and DHEA or testosterone in elderly men.},
  author={K. Sreekumaran Nair and R. Rizza and Peter C. O'brien and Ketan K. Dhatariya and Kevin R Short and Ajay X Nehra and Janet L. Vittone and George G. Klee and Ananda Basu and Rita Basu and Claudio Cobelli and Gianna Toffolo and Chiara Dalla Man and Donald J. Tindall and L. Joseph Melton and Glenn E. Smith and Sundeep Khosla and Michael D. Jensen},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={355 16},
  pages={
          1647-59
        }
}
BACKGROUND Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and testosterone are widely promoted as antiaging supplements, but the long-term benefits, as compared with potential harm, are unknown. METHODS We performed a 2-year, placebo-controlled, randomized, double-blind study involving 87 elderly men with low levels of the sulfated form of DHEA and bioavailable testosterone and 57 elderly women with low levels of sulfated DHEA. Among the men, 29 received DHEA, 27 received testosterone, and 31 received placebo… 

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