Home » Reviews » Other » Adrenogen Review

Adrenogen Review – Is it Effective?

By Sasha de Beausset Aparicio, MSc

Reviewed by Rebecca Williams, MD, MA, MB, BChir

Last Updated:

Evidence Based | Synopsis | Ingredients | Pros & Cons | Contraindications | Cost | Directions | Conclusion

Adrenogen is advertised as a dietary supplement that was created to support the health of the adrenal gland by providing nutritional support.

The manufacturing company that developed this product is called Metagenics and is a United States business that was founded in 1983 in California. During its years of existence, this company has obtained an international status and opened offices in several countries on the globe, such as New Zealand, Canada, Belgium, the Netherlands, or Australia. This business owns 43 patented blends and another 230 that are in pending.

Metagenics is also the company behind their alternate adrenal formula Adreset and GABA supplement Trancor.

Adrenogen has been designed to provide nutritional support for a healthy adrenal functions, aiming to do so by combining high quality raw adrenal extract with a series of B vitamins that have a role to play in hormone production and regulation. In this formula we can find an adrenal concentrate that is presented as raw being processed below 37 degrees Celsius in order for the natural constituents to remain intact. In the production of this formula there have been used a series of B vitamins that support adrenal hormone production and influence full body health as well. Adrenogen is not suitable for vegetarian use due to the bovine origin of one ingredient.


1) Adrenogen at a Glance

This blend of ingredient represents multi-vitamin formula that presents with a range of B vitamins, an amino acids, and an adrenal extract, these being its active ingredients.

One of the active ingredients is Raw Adrenal Concentrate, an extract from the adrenal gland of bovines. This ingredient has various therapeutic qualities and is sometimes used as medicine. The concentrate has several ways in which it can be used: taken by mouth, sublingually, or intravenously. This ingredient has been found to be effective in sustaining the adrenal function and can help with stress fatigue and lowered resistance to illness. There have been several cases in which the injection site has suffered serious infection.

Another active ingredient found in Adrenogen is Pantothenic acid, which can also be found as vitamin B5 and is a substance that can be obtained from plant and animal sources alike. This ingredient has been found to support the adrenal glands and is said to be effective in the production of energy, helping with adrenal fatigue. Even if consumed in large doses, this ingredient is considered safe, but diarrhea can appear as a side effect.


2) Details on Adrenogen Ingredients and Uses

Adrenogen contains the following ingredients: Riboflavin, Vitamin B6, Pantothenic Acids, Raw Adrenal Concentrate, PABA, microcrystalline cellulose, cellulose, calcium silicate, croscarmellose sodium, stearic acid (vegetable), silica, and magnesium stearate (vegetable).

Pros & Cons

3) Adrenogen: Pros and Cons

  • There are two size options, one of 60 and another of 270 tablets.
  • The adrenal extract is guaranteed to be raw.

4) Adrenogen Warnings and Precautions

  • There are some health concerns regarding the active ingredient.
  • This is a product that is not suitable for vegetarian use.
  • A code is needed in order to purchase directly from the manufacturer.

5) Adrenogen Cost

This product is available in two forms, one of container that holds 60 tablets and the other that holds 270; at the suggested use of two tablets per day, the small container provides a one month supply and the large one and over four-month supply. The price of this product is quite high, and there is no free trials or money back guarantees available. The manufacturer offers direct purchase from their web site only with a code that can be obtained from a health care practitioner that is in association with them; several online retailers also hold this product as well.


6) Directions For Taking Adrenogen

Two tablets per day is the dosage recommended by the manufacturer.


7) Conclusion

Adrenogen presents itself as an effective product that aims to sustain the health of the adrenal glands and has been manufactured using ingredients that are backed up by scientific evidence and have been found effective in sustaining the adrenal glands. The manufacturer is well respected on an international level and has with 30 years of experience, but they do not offer any free trials or money back guarantees. This product is available for purchase from the manufacturer’s web site only with a code that can be provided by partner healthcare practitioners or from a range of online retailers as well.

4.3/5 - (3 votes)
Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

My brother first give me this product, seeing that I lived a stressful period and I am totally grateful. This product helped me stay on track.

Robert S

I used to suffer from some hormone imbalance that led to energy problems, but this formula give me the power to get well and I now feel as strong as ever.