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safety of collagen supplements

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Feig
17 years experience Family Medicine
For what: your question could be a bit more specific--for injections it can help for cosmetic purposes. For taking it for arthritis or to support joints, there ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe not: There are thousands of supplements advertised to do all sorts of magical remedies. Very few supplements have real research studies to show benefits (b ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No health value.
A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rychlik
25 years experience Fertility Medicine
None: No studies have shown a benefit.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Anti-aging: Have a discussion with your physician regarding use of Tretinoin or adapalene as anti-aging products .
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Unfortunately, no: There are thousands of supplements advertised to do all sorts of magical remedies. Very few supplements have real research studies to show benefits (b ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Probably not: It's also called collagen hydrolysate, collagen peptide, gelatine, gelatine. After 4 weeks of follow-up treatment, a statistically significantly highe ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience Dermatology
No, it doesn't: Collagen, either in supplements or in food like chicken, beef, turkey, etc does not cause acne. There are lots of claims about the benefits of hydroly ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
No proof: There are no supplements that have been definitively shown to decrease aging. However, eating healthy will allow for healthy and graceful aging. Fish ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Not likely: I think there is probably no brain or nerve tissue in this. Also I think there has been no mad cow disease in USA in recent years. However, the epide ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
Not really: Not that i know of. But of course it depends where the collagen is injected, or what is contained in the supplements?

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