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what is the benefit of taking collagen supplements orally

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Dr. Daniel Rychlik
26 years experience Fertility Medicine
None: No studies have shown a benefit.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 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
Dr. Ernest Fischer
11 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Not if GF: Supplements can be made with binders that can contain gluten. Check the label. The collagen will not affect the celiac.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Worthless: That supplement has no value but you can take it with Stelara (ustekinumab) if you want to waste your money.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Effects are debatabl: There are few studies on the effect of collagen in easing conditions like osteoarthritis.Collagen creams do nothing exept waste of your money.Only tre ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
None: Collagen is one of the complex materials that your body makes from the proteins in a normal diet. There is little value in consuming extra. Be aware t ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Feig
18 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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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
56 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No health value.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 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 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
37 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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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
46 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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