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I am trying to find a culprit to my hair loss i was supplementing with zinc and i was exceeding the amount now i have hair thinning, is it low copper?

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Dr. Robert Lang
Endocrinology 52 years experience
Possible: More than 50 mg of zinc can lead to copper deficiency. Too much of a good thing is no longer good.

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