Overview

Dimethylhexylamine (DMHA) was originally used as a drug for nasal congestion. Today, DMHA is included as an ingredient in dietary supplement products to boost workout performance, "burn fat," or increase weight loss. But there's no good scientific research to support these uses.

Some products claim that DMHA comes naturally from aconite plants, but there is no clear evidence that DMHA can be found in these plants. It is likely that DMHA found in dietary supplements is made in a laboratory rather than produced from natural sources.

DMHA appears to be similar to another stimulant called dimethylamylamine (DMAA). DMAA has been removed from the market in certain countries due to safety concerns.

How does it work ?

DMHA is thought to have stimulant effects similar to decongestants such as pseudoephedrine, ephedrine, and others. Some promoters say that it is a safer alternative to ephedrine and dimethylamylamine (DMAA). However, there is no scientific evidence to back up this claim.

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