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Doctor insights on: Can I Take Prenatal Vitamins For Hair Growth

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Which vitamin should i take for hair growth.

Which vitamin should i take for hair growth.

None!!: unless you have documented vitamin deficiency, vitamins are unnecessary and indeed sometimes unhealthy I do not know of any relationship between vitamin intake and hair growth. Check for anemia and thyroid disorder ...Read more

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Can i take prenatal vitamins to help my hair grow without being pregnant?

Can i take prenatal vitamins to help my hair grow without being pregnant?

Yes, but: You can take prenatal vitamins anytime. Even men can take prenatal vitamins without any harm. (but it won't make your hair grow - sorry!). ...Read more

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Can I take biotin for ski hair and nails while pregnant along with my prenatal vitamin?

Can I take biotin for ski hair and nails while pregnant along with my prenatal vitamin?

30 micrograms biotin: Many pregnant women are deficient in biotin. A biotin deficiency in adults can cause hair loss, facial rash, numbness, tingling, depression and hallucinations, but it might also contribute to birth defects in babies with mothers who are deficient in the vitamin. Pregnant women need 30 micrograms of biotin each day, so discuss with your doctor dietary changes you can make or supplements you can add ...Read more

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Can anyone take biotin for hair and nail growth?

Biotin: Is safe to take. You can get it over the counter and use as directed. Take care! ...Read more

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During reduced chemo dosages can I take hair vitamins for faster hair growth?

During reduced chemo dosages can I take hair vitamins for faster hair growth?

Controversial but...: Most docs advise avoiding vitamins during chemotherapy out of theoretical concern that it will reduce the benefits. However, a large body of research shows that those who combine vitamins with chemo not only have less side effects but have improved survival! see http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/17283738 that said, some vitamins may interfere with specific meds so use caution.Please see comment:. ...Read more

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What the vitamins I should take for a healthy hair growth?

What the vitamins I should take for a healthy hair growth?

Healthy hair: For healthy hair growth: Get adequate sleep,avoid excess sugar & fat in diet, v carbonated beverages, eat enough protein, exercise regularly. Biotin helps (but don't over do it). Insure you have adequate Iron (think kale & other dark green leafies), Omega 3 fatty acids (think walnuts) and vitamin E (fruits & vegetables). Avoid sulfates & formaldehyde in shampoos). Avoid excessive blow dry heat. ...Read more

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How to take biotin tab for hair growth?

How to take biotin tab for hair growth?

ONCE A DAY2TO10 mgm: It is recommended by some to be taken at a dose of 2 to 10 mgm and is considered safe to take as recommended by doctors of alternative medicine and some dermatologists. ...Read more

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Prenatal vitamins beneficial for hair growth and nail health?

Prenatal vitamins beneficial for hair growth and nail health?

No: I don't know how that popular myth got started, but i know of no credible evidence that vitamin tablets do anything for hair or nails. Biotin (available in any health food store) does promote hair and nail growth (5000 units/day) if taken regularly. ...Read more

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Can i take centrum multivita , folic acid & priorin n at a same time for good hair growth? I want to have long thick hair.

Can i take centrum multivita , folic acid & priorin n at a same time for good hair growth? I want to have long thick hair.

Proteins: Why would you worry about overdoing it on vitamins when hair is made up of proteins, not vitamins? You need to be eating close to 100 grams of protein per day for health. If you are your hair will be better and healthier. ...Read more

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Which other supplements can I take for hair and nail growth besides biotin?

Which other supplements can I take for hair and nail growth besides biotin?

Fish oil,vit A,C,D: You can take fatty acids from fish oil, flax seed, that will moisturize the skin and nail bed.Vit a helps body process protein helps nail bed.Vit c, Folic Acid will also help.And vit d which helps absorp calcium which increses the strength of the nails. ...Read more

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Not pregnant. Trying to grow my hair longer. Tried everything except taking prenatal vitamins. Is it a myth that prenatal vitamins help hair growth?

Not pregnant. Trying to grow my hair longer. Tried everything except taking prenatal vitamins. Is it a myth that prenatal vitamins help hair growth?

This might be: Related to the fact that iron deficiency can cause hair loss and prenatal vitamins generally have a significant amount of iron. ...Read more

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Can a 17 year old take prenatal vitamins if not pregnant but to help with hair growth?

Can a 17 year old take prenatal vitamins if not pregnant but to help with hair growth?

It is safe: It is safe for a non-pregnant woman of child bearing age to take a pre-natal vitamin. I'm not so sure it is going to help a whole lot with your hair growth. Hair growth depends on many factors, just one of them being adequate vitamin intake. So i wouldn't do this thinking it's the magic bullet to long hair. ...Read more