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Table 1 Serum hormonal level on days 7, 15 and 30 in DHEA-treated and control rats (Values: median (IQR); * P < 0.05)

From: Long-term treatment with dehydroepiandrosterone may lead to follicular atresia through interaction with anti-Mullerian hormone

  Day-7 DHEA Day-7 control Day-15 DHEA Day-15 control Day-30 DHEA Day-30 control
Androstenedione (ng/ml) 0.8 (0.4-0.8) 0.7 (0.5-0.7) 5.6 (3.8-5.6)* 0.2 (0.1-0.5)* 16 (15–21)* 0.3 (0.1-0.3)*
DHEA-s (ng/dl) 4.5 (3.75-5.25)* < 2* 13 (13–21)* < 2* 42 (38–72)* < 2*
AMH (ng/ml) 9.69 (8.79-10.9) 8.48 (7.83-8.98) 5.11 (4.61-6.22)* 3.11 (2.56-3.21)* 1.88 (1.58-2.2) 3.48 (3.26-3.78)
  1. Values: median (IQR); *P < 0.05.