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Some people may wonder, "Does pregnenolone work?" Pregnenolone is claimed to help with several conditions, such as arthritis, depression, and Alzheimer's disease. However, there is currently no reliable scientific evidence that pregnenolone works for any use in humans. Because pregnenolone is a supplement (not a drug), it does not have to be proven to be safe or effective. This doesn't necessarily mean, however, that it doesn't work.
Does Pregnenolone Work?Pregnenolone is a naturally occurring hormone that is sometimes used in dietary supplements. The hormone is claimed to work for the following conditions:
- Allergic reactions
- Alzheimer's disease
- Fibrocystic breast disease
- Injuries or trauma
- Multiple sclerosis (MS)
- Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Prostate problems
Also, pregnenolone is promoted to work for slowing down the aging process, enhancing memory, increasing energy, stimulating the immune system, detoxifying the body, and improving the body's response to stress.