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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
It does not.: Biotin is a micronutrient b vitamin and does not cause weight gain.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Anecdotal: But i'm impressed with what i've read, at least about acne flares. If you're taking it "for your hair" (and i can't guarantee it), you're welcome to s ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Haven't heard of it: Haven't heard of biotin causing weight gain. Haven't heard of any of the common over-the-counter vitamins causing weight gain.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
No.: Biotin does not cause weight gain! that is unless you are seriously deficient!
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Neither: 5000 mcg sounds like a huge dose but it is just 5 mg and is very safe and non-toxic. Biotin plays an important role in metabolism so some claim it can ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Biotin: According to a number of sources, when used orally in doses of up to 10 mg per day, biotin (or vitamin b7) does not cause side effects.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Haven't heard of it: Haven't heard of biotin causing weight gain. Haven't heard of any of the common over-the-counter vitamins causing weight gain... unless a person is dr ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marybeth Lambe
45 years experience Travel Medicine
No: There have been similar and occasional complaints such as yours however though not born out by science. Your dose is huge--recommended is only 30-100 ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Biotin: No good reason to take biotin that I know of. It will help you lose weight by taking money out of your pocket tho.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Vitamin B 7: According to a number of sources, when used orally in doses of up to 10 mg per day, biotin (or vitamin b7) does not cause side effects. Biotin helps t ... Read More

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