7-Keto-DHEA is a naturally occurring metabolite of Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA). 7-Keto-DHEA is involved in many biological functions including cellular production of heat (thermogenesis). DHEA production and 7-Keto-DHEA, as well as metabolic rate, are known to naturally decrease with age. In clinical studies, 7-KETO, a unique ingredient, has been shown to assist in the maintenance of a healthy body weight along with a proper diet and exercise regimen.
DHEA is the natural youth hormone, produced by the adrenal glands. It is the most abundant hormone in the body during youth. DHEA peaks at around 25yrs, decreasing progressively thereafter. Helping maintain healthy, youthful serum levels of DHEA has many health benefits. There are many studies on DHEA’s benefits, including promoting healthy body weight, lean muscle mass, plus positive effects on mood, immune system, circulatory system and general quality of life.